Project Title & Description
EJ GRANT IRONBOUND GARDENING & GREENING
This project seeks to educate residents in the Ironbound section of Newark, New Jersey on the sustainable practices that will address local environmental issues (e.g. waste management, water conservation, and storm water runoff) and demonstrate green practices through a community learning garden and other greening activities. The recipient will offer educational and training opportunities related to sustainable water and energy practices, air pollution (odor, diesel exhaust), and pesticide free gardening to engage and empower the community.