PITTSBURGH, PA (April 28, 2020) – The City, through the Departments of City Planning and Public Works, have announced guidelines for the public for using community gardens while maintaining CDC health guidelines.
Community gardens and Adopt-A-Lot sites are open, but the first priority is to keep each other safe at all times. To ensure that community members stay healthy while using public gardening spaces, the following guidelines have been established:
While at the garden, it is important to:
More information about Adopt-A-Lot sites can be found at https://pittsburghpa.gov/dcp/programs/adopt-a-lot/index.html.
More information about community gardens can be found at https://pittsburghpa.gov/dpw/garden-plots.
For More Information:
Department of City Planning
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.