It is wonderful to see "Urban Reforestation" happening in a very progressive way in New York City. This is a model to inspire other cities, like Melbourne! So, here is a run-down of what "Reforestation" means to New York City, headed up by Mayor Bloomberg as part of PlaNYC to make New York City greener and more sustainable by 2030.
Urban Reforestation in collaboration with Sustainable Everyday Design Studio and Inclusive Design in Melbourne have been working on some visions for China's cities.
On Sunday, September 9, the Herbert Street Northcote Community came together to Reclaim the Curb. The day was delightful, energetic and superb.
Have you ever seen a piece of land in your neighbourhood, and decided it needed a facelift? The folks on Herbert Street in Northcote, Melbourne, Australia have decided to "Reclaim their Curb".
Community gardens are places where people come together to grow fresh food, to learn, relax and make new friends. They are so important for creating community life in a place, building awareness around sustainable living and having fun!