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Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Garden

 
Address: 4th Street and Sunnyhill Lane NW ,
Calgary,
AB
Contact:Front office, Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association 403 - 283 - 0554 ext 232 Richard Smith - richbuff@telusplanet.net
Landowner:City of Calgary
Established:1989
Insurance:Yes, through Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association
Gardener's Profile:Residents of Hillhurst Sunnyside have priority
Site Size:281.61 sq. m. (or .03 ha. or .07 acres)
Number Of Plots:32
Plot Size:3 ft. x 14 ft.
Annual Fee:60
Major Funding:No major funding
Electricity:No
Water:Yes, from the City of Calgary
Fence:Yes, chain link
Raised Beds:Yes
Composting:Yes
Shed:Yes, 1 metal, stores hoses, wheelbarrow and tools
Path Materials:Mulch
Organic Restrictions:Yes, compost restsrictions: diary products, weeds, seeds, roots, bones, meat, diseased plants and newspaper
Amenities:2 benches, 1 picnic table
Paid Facilitator:No
Social Events:Spring get-together, Fall get-together; Horticultural Society Meetings
Challenges:Cost of compost, cats, theft, vandalism, funding
Is the Garden on Private Land or Public?:Public