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Photo Credit: Jungmin Choi

West Genesee Garden

Address: 42nd Ave SW & SW Genesee St

About The P-Patch

Number Of Plots: 12
Established: 2009
Size: 1,279 sq. ft.
Wait Time: 1-2 years

History
A member if the West Seattle Christian Church started a small food bank garden on church grounds in 2008. The garden received lots of positive attention from neighbors and passers-by, many of whom wondered "Is it a P-Patch?" Based on that response, that same church member approached the P-Patch Program staff in late 2008 to talk about building a P-Patch on site. The P-Patch Program began helping with the initial outreach. With help from the Neighborhood Matching Fund and the Parks and Greenspaces Levy, the community members were able to raise money to start the construction of the garden. The garden was up and running in June 2009.

Get Involved!
If you are interested in designing, building, or gardening in this or any other P-Patch, find out more about the P-Patch sign-up process here. To sign up as a P-Patch participant, call 206-684-0264, email p-patch.don@seattle.gov, or sign up online.

Neighborhoods

Sarah Morningstar, Acting Director
Address: 600 4th Avenue, 4th Floor, Seattle, WA , 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 94649, Seattle, WA, 98124-4649
Phone: (206) 684-0464
Fax: (206) 233-5142
seattleneighborhoods@seattle.gov

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