Wonderful things are on the way.
Here's a look at the future:
This graphic shows the prospective layout of the community garden at King Street. Chris Clay did this plan in collaboration with Jim Esterbrook of Franklin DPW.
Here's a view of the area, recently staked out:
And here is Chris's son Gabe, waiting by the one of the gates:
all image credits: Chris Clay
The Town's newly appointed Franklin Community Garden Committee's first official meeting will be held on Thursday, April 21st at 9 A.M. in Room 205 of the Franklin Municipal Bldg. It is open to the public.
If you would like to be added to the community garden mail list to receive updates on the Big Build, garden space signup info, volunteer opportunities, the Franklin Food Pantry Giving Garden Team, Plant A Row Franklin, and more, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
We have had a bit of re-organizing with the separation of the town committee and the Friends group, all good, and we are all busy with making things happen. Be in the know when it happens: get on the mail list, come to meetings, subscibe to this blog. Make it happen with us!
Race you to the Gate!