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Sign the Petition to

Watervliet, NY City Hall members

Please express your support of the granting of space designated for a community garden in Watervliet, NY, to be created by the Capital District Community Gardens. There are numerous benefits that are realized through having a community garden plot, and the city will benefit as well.

Signed,

Rebecca Smith

This petition closed about 4 years ago

How this will help

These benefits include, but are not limited to:

1. Being able to grow many of your own vegetables and herbs, thereby reducing your grocery bill.
2. An increase in recreational activity- did you...

These benefits include, but are not limited to:

1. Being able to grow many of your own vegetables and herbs, thereby reducing your grocery bill.
2. An increase in recreational activity- did you know you can burn 135-200 calories for every half hour you do general gardening?! (source: www.livestrong.com)
3. Improvement of one's health and nutrition, as meals are prepared more at home with the availability of self-grown produce.
4. Higher community involvement and cooperation between members of the community.

….and many more!

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