FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: July 18
Time: 9 to 11 AM
Event: Wrigley Community Garden Ribbon-Cutting & Plant Sale
Place: 1950 & 1960 Henderson Avenue, Long Beach, 90806
Featuring: 6th District Councilman Dee Andrews
A fresh new community garden spanning two city lots now blossoms at the site of a former drug house. Councilman Dee Andrews will officially open the Wrigley Garden at 9 am; a plant and bake sale follow. The Wrigley Garden is a two-year project designed to positively change the lives of local residents by helping them grow their own food. Available to all Long Beach residents, it’s first come, first served with a sliding scale starting at only $20 per year for Henderson Avenue residents. Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D-37th) will also attend if her schedule permits.