The Impact of Stakeholders on the Development of Community Gardens in the South Bronx

  • Carolin Mees
Part of the Urban Agriculture book series (URBA)


The fifth chapter presents a discussion of the impact of various stakeholders on the development of community gardens in the South Bronx. These stakeholders that influenced this development include the federal, state and municipal governments, banks, insurance companies, landlords and tenants as well as organizations by actions that led to conditions that encouraged low-income residents of the South Bronx to create community gardens.


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  • Carolin Mees
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  1. 1.BrooklynUSA

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