New Dog Waste Stations

Dog Waste stations have now been installed in Italian Village Park and Christopher Columbus Park. Please use them and let your dog walking friends know they Waste stations have now been installed in Italian Village Park and Christopher Columbus Park. Please use them and let your dog walking friends know they are there.

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More Urban Farm Volunteer Opportunities

This is from the Columbus Growing Collective, the group that runs the farm just south of the Jeffrey Apartments on Fourth Street:Join us for volunteer days with The Columbus Growing Collective and learn about sustainable agriculture, food production, and local food -sourcing.

Tuesday, May 19th @ Italian Village Urban Farm: Arrive anytime between 9am-12p
We will be building and forming mounds, watering, transplanting, and seeding!

Wednesday, May 20th @ Italian Village Urban Farm: Arrive anytime between9am-12
We will be building and forming mounds, watering, transplanting, and seeding!

Friday, May 22nd @ Italian Village Urban Farm: Arrive anytime between 9am-12
We will be seeding, potting, and preparing plants for production!

Directions to The Italian Village Urban Farm: Turn East onto Neruda Dravie from North 4th St. between 1st and Warren. Turn Right (south) onto the first side street. There will be parking available near the hoop houses.

We will need no more than 5 volunteers for each day. You do not need to commit to a specific time but if you could please RSVP the date you would like to volunteer by emailing: Volunteering.CGC@gmail.com

Please dress weather appropriate. We will have water provided to refill your bottles, staying hydrated is key! Also, please note currently there is no restroom on site however, restrooms are available across the street at Cafe del Mondo.

Thank you for all your interest with The Columbus Growing Collective. If you have any further questions or would like to find other ways to get involved please contact us at Volunteering.CGC@gmail.com or visit our website ColumbusGrowingCollective.com

Happy Growing,
Tama Ricks
Volunteer Coordinator

Ground-Breaking Scheduled for Fifth and Summit Project in Italian Village

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Construction will be starting soon on the first phase of developer Brad Howe’s mixed-use project at the southwest corner of Summit Street and East Fifth Avenue. Howe said that Burwell Court will be the first building started, with ground-breaking scheduled for June. That building, which will face Greenwood Avenue, will be three stories and feature […]

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Volunteer with Columbus Growing Collective

Join us for volunteer days with the Columbus Growing Collective and learn about sustainable agriculture, food production and local food-sourcing.

Tuesday, May 12th @ The Crest Gastropub (2855 Indianola Ave)
Arrive anytime between 9am-12pm
We will be watering, weeding and planting!

Wednesday, May 13th @ Italian Village Urban Farm 
Arrive anytime between 9am-12pm
We will be watering, building remaining production beds, other maintenance and planting.

Friday, May 15th @ Italian Village Urban Farm 
Arrive anytime between 9am-12pm
We will be watering, building remaining production beds, other maintenance and planting.

Directions to the Italian Village Urban Farm: Turn East onto Neruda Drive from North 4th St. between 1st and Warren. Turn Right (south) onto the first side street, there will be parking available near the hoop houses.

We will need no more than 5 volunteers for each day. You do not need to commit to a specific time but if you could please RSVP the date you would like to volunteer by emailing volunteering.cgc@gmail.com

**Please dress weather appropriate. The weather is suppose to be warm and sunny so please bring hats, sunscreen and water bottles. We will have water provided to refill your bottles. Also, please not that there are no bathrooms on site but restrooms across the street from the site. 

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