NYCHA Launches First-Ever Large-Scale Urban Farm on NYCHA Property
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    NYCHA Launches First-Ever Large-Scale Urban Farm on NYCHA Property

    New York, NY – June 19, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Linda I. Gibbs and New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Chairman John B. Rhea today launched the Red Hook Urban Farm, a 1-acre urban agriculture installation and the first-ever large-scale community farm on NYCHA property. The model farm will serve as a source of fresh produce for the community while also providing a center for education, job training, and community engagement for residents.