Start a Garden

Community gardens are a vital addition to the neighborhoods they serve. They act as meeting spaces, educate children, and provide low-cost access to fresh fruits and vegetables.

Not quite sure how to get started? Get the tips you need to start a community garden in your neighborhood in 10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden.

Once the land is secured, make sure to collect the necessary tools to ensure your garden will thrive: 10 Tools Every Community Gardener & Garden Needs


If you’re interested in starting a garden in your neighborhood, contact Milwaukee Urban Gardens (414)431-1585 or