Where can I get help starting a Community Garden?

There are many resources available for those interested in starting a community garden, including OSU Extension (OSUE), workshops and classes, start-up guides, and existing community gardeners.

OSUE can help you:

  • Develop your garden's mission statement and goals
  • Develop the overall plan and budget for your community garden
  • Identify appropriate sites for your garden and develop a site design

Visit the OSUE website or call (216) 429-8200

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1. How can I contact other Community Gardens?
2. Where can I get help starting a Community Garden?
3. Who should I contact at the City about starting a Community Garden?
4. When should I contact the City about starting a Community Garden?
5. What questions do I need to think about when looking for a Community Garden site?
6. Should I have the site's soil tested?
7. How do I get water for my Community Garden?
8. What types of zoning regulations do I need to consider?
9. What else should I consider?
10. What are the steps for starting a Community Garden on City-owned property?
11. What are the steps for starting a Community Garden on privately owned property?
12. What costs are associated with starting a Community Garden?
13. How long will it take to get a Community Garden up and running?