broken promises of DOE re: Asphalt Lot Garden and Successful Principal Keeps Pushing in Brooklyn
From: Wil Cruz [mailto:wcruz@...]
Sent: Monday, April 08, 2013 8:12 AM
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Subject: Asphalt Lot Garden and Successful Principal Keeps Pushing in Brooklyn
Thought you'd be interested in these stories: Residents near the new P.S. 133 in Park Slope says the DOE broke its promise to replace a beloved community garden. And a Bed-Stuy principal, despite recent successes, pushes for more improvement.
"Giving you slab of asphalt with a fence around it does not rise to the standard of a replacement garden," one resident said.
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