Press

2021

Chicago Reader: Growing together at the El Paseo Community Garden

WTTW: At El Paseo Community Garden, ‘The Sky’s The Limit’ for Programming, Opportunities

Chicago Tonight: Latino Voices

Block Club Chicago: Neighbors Asked For A Dog Run Next To A Community Garden In Pilsen. A Fundraiser Brings It Closer to Reality

2020

WTTW: Pilsen’s El Paseo Community Garden Hedges Against Gentrification With Half-Acre Expansion

Block Club Chicago: Pilsen’s El Paseo Garden Set To Expand To Vacant Lot, Warding Off Development From Site

Block Club Chicago: El Paseo Community Garden In Pilsen Wins MacArthur Foundation Creative Placemaking Award

Porch Drinking.com: Lo Rez Brewing | El Paseo Pale Ale

AARP: Community Challenge 2020 Grantees

ABC 7: LISC announces winners of the Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

MacArthur Foundation: Revitalizing Land, Place, and Communities

Chicago Community Gardeners Association: El Paseo Community Garden Is Awarded a Creative Placemaking Award

2019

Chicago Sun Times: Pilsen garden shows how one small nonprofit is enhancing public spaces, one small project at a time

ABC 7: Pilsen neighborhood blossoms with beauty, art in community garden

ABC 7: Pilsen Public Art Tours offer education about neighborhood murals, help preserve area’s Mexican heritage

Chicago Architect: El Paseo Community Garden Collaborates with Young Architects

2018

Medill Reports Chicago: Pilsen Garden looks to grow beyond stalled plans for the El Paseo Trail

McKinley Park News: Horizon Students Build Solar Panels to Power Play Garden

Univision: Conoce “El Paseo”, un jardín comunitario en Pilsen donde la agricultura urbana tiene un sentido social

2016

Fox 32: Paseo trail to connect Pilsen, Little Village neighborhoods

2014

Tool Made: Turning Dirt into Dialogue at El Paseo Community Garden

2013

DNAinfo: Contaminated Soil Near Community Garden Getting Cleaned Up, EPA Says

DNAinfo: Pilsen Residents Furious After Lead Contamination Found Near Garden

Chicago Talks: Growing Station Community Garden in Pilsen focuses on water conservation

The Gate News: Uncertain future for the Loewenthal site

2011

Chicago Now: Wishing Tree in Pilsen Inspired by Chicago Botanic Garden

2010

Chicago Now: “Please do not steal the Vegetables!!