Chris in Hollins Market adopts a lot with Power in Dirt

Did you know that you can adopt vacant lots and turn them into green spaces? Baltimore City has streamlined their adopt-a-lot process and made it much easier! In our area, we also have the support of the hard-working Clean and Green team from Bon Secours. Every year, the Clean and Green team provides a one-time maintenance on around two hundred lots – changing the list of lots annually based feedback from residents like you. Taking over a recently cleaned and greened vacant lot is a great way to start a community green space after the initial work has already been … Continue reading Chris in Hollins Market adopts a lot with Power in Dirt

Power in Dirt: Turning Vacant Lots into Beautiful Green Spaces

Please join us in welcoming Anna Evans-Goldstein, a new advocate for improved vacant lots in West Baltimore neighborhoods based at the Bon Secours Community Support Center, and learn more about her work with the Power in Dirt initiative— Vacant lots are a huge problem in Baltimore City. In West and Southwest Baltimore, in particular, there are a huge number of lots that have been left vacant and unkempt. These lots are an eyesore for our communities, invite crime, and bring down the beauty of a community. Did you know that your community can adopt these lots to use as your … Continue reading Power in Dirt: Turning Vacant Lots into Beautiful Green Spaces