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  • September 23, 2022

Pepper plants grow bright red in the late summer sun Thursday at the community garden plots in Marion. (Geoff Stellfox/The Gazette)

Marigolds bloom in the sun on Wednesday at the community garden plots in Cedar Rapids. (Geoff Stellfox/The Gazette)

Pepper plants grow bright red in the late summer sun on Sept. 8 at the community garden plots in Marion. (Geoff Stellfox/The Gazette)

Tomatoes begin to ripen on Thursday at the community garden plots in Marion. (Geoff Stellfox/The Gazette)

Laura Mielcarek of Wheat Design Group — primary landscape architect on the Sinclair Park renovation — answers questions about her designs during

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  • June 26, 2022
Volunteers helped build raised garden beds for the Mt. Logan Community Garden.

Volunteers helped build raised garden beds for the Mt. Logan Community Garden.

CHILLICOTHE— The Ross County Health District announced the official opening of the Mt. Logan Community Garden. The garden space will grow nutritious food for the community.

The garden will also serve as one of the healthful eating strategy locations for the Creating Healthy Communities program that aims to reduce and prevent chronic disease in the county. The CHC is a program that is funded through the Health District.

In addition to the garden, the program has been able to help with the book-a-bike program, improve bike lanes, improve

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