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Available garden plots for the four Community Garden sites (James Park, Lighthouse, McCormick and Twiggs Park) will be assigned by lottery beginning Jan. 10, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Those interested in receiving a lottery packet can stop by the Ecology Center at 2024 McCormick Blvd. or check online to request a packet to be sent via email. For more information please contact Mary Jaminski at

Rates for Residents:

• Full Plot $85

• Half Plot $42.50

James Park Gardens and Twiggs Gardens also have raised beds.