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Sale of West Phila community garden causes stir

April 11, 2017 GMT

By Staff

A beloved West Philadelphia community garden is on the chopping block at Wednesday’s Redevelopment Authority meeting.

The authority’s board will be voting on the sale of the garden at Powelton Avenue and Wiota Street to a developer who wants to build eight single family homes in its place. The sale of the garden did not go through a bidding process and instead will be sold directly to hand-selected developer.

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