Prairie Villagers turn traffic island into mini community garden

Community_Garden

From our “Adorable Uses for Traffic Islands” desk comes this story about a lovely person (or lovely persons) who have transformed the triangle at 73rd Street and Village Drive into a miniature community garden with herbs free for the taking.

In addition to the thyme and basil shown above, there are a couple of pepper plants. Some mint and parsley are growing on the other side of the statuary:

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First the “Happy Tree” and now this – nice work, Village people. Anyone want to give a pat on the back to whoever is responsible?