July 15, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Diane G. Papadakos, Director of Communications
City of West Palm Beach – Mayor’s Office
(561) 822-1411 (TTY: 800-955-8771)
City of West Palm Beach to Host the Opening of the Pleasant City Community Garden
WHO: City of West Palm Beach Department of Housing and Community Development
Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Office
Members of the Public
WHAT: In partnership with FAMU and HUD, the City of West Palm Beach will host the opening of the Pleasant City Community Garden and Workshop: How to Build a Raised Garden Bed. As a result of the FAMU Cooperative Extension, this is one of three gardens that will provide essential programs and fresh produce in an area considered a “food desert.” FAMU will oversee the operations, food production, and workshops.
The FAMU Cooperative Extension will continue its outreach by providing West Palm Beach residents with the tools and resources to live healthier lives.
WHEN: Wednesday, July 26, 2023, at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Pleasant City Community Garden, 2147 Spruce Avenue
CONTACT: For more information, please contact Tavia Gordon, [email protected] at (561) 822-1250 (TTY: 800-955-8771).
About the City of West Palm Beach:
The City of West Palm Beach is a vibrant and dynamic City located on the Atlantic coast of Florida. With a rich history, a thriving arts and cultural scene, and a commitment to sustainability, the City of West Palm Beach is a great place to live, work, and play. As one of the three largest cities making up the South Florida region, and the central City of Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach is a vibrant, growing, waterfront City that offers the business advantages available in the region, combined with a more refined and relaxed environment for living and working. To learn more about the City of West Palm Beach, visit us on our official website, or follow us on our social media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and/or Linked-in.
Originally published at https://www.wpb.org/Home/Components/News/News/3534/772