Chestnut Street Community Garden

9 Chestnut Street
East New York, Brooklyn
Founded: 2014

Working with Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation, GrowNYC built out this 3,750 square foot formerly vacant lot with 15 raised beds, several picnic tables, and lots of border planters.


This garden is under the jurisdiction of NYC Parks and supported by GreenThumb, the nation's largest urban gardening program. If you are interested in joining, starting, or supporting a community garden, contact NYC Parks GreenThumb

GrowNYC’s New York State Regional Food Hub (The Hub) is entering the final stages of development and is expected to open in the Fall of 2024.