Registration for 2018 Iowa City Community Garden Plot program begins with in-person registration begins at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, April 2, 2018 at the Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center, located at 220 South Gilbert St. Plots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, and interested gardeners are encouraged to arrive early on the first day of registration. The Recreation Center building will open at 6 a.m. Numbers will be available on the lower level of the building near the customer service desk. Staff will call those numbers in order beginning at 7:30 a.m. These numbers are to hold your place in line only; they do not represent your garden plot number assignment. Registrants will be required to sign a lease agreement to maintain their plot through Oct. 1.

New this year, online registration will be available beginning Tuesday, April 3. Interested in signing up for a garden plot online? Log in or create an account through Iowa City Parks and Recreation's online system at www.icgov.org/activityregistration. Click, "Reserve a Facility" and view maps of the gardens to choose your plot.

Garden locations, plot info and fees:

Chadek Green Park, 1920 Friendship Street

  • Fifty six (56) 10' x 20' plots
  • $15.75 rental fee for Iowa City residents
  • $20.75 rental fee for non-residents

 Kiwanis Park, 1519 Teg Drive

  • Twenty (20) 10' x 20' plots
  • $15.75 rental fee for Iowa City residents
  • $20.75 rental fee for non-residents

 Reno Street Park, 516 Reno Street

  • Sixteen (16) 10' x 20' plots
  • $15.75 rental fee for Iowa City residents
  • $20.75 rental fee for non-resident

Wetherby Park, 2400 Taylor Drive

  • Thirty seven (37) 10' x 50' plots
  • $25.75 rental fee for Iowa City residents
  • $30.75 rental fee for non-residents

 

  • Sixty eight (68) 10' x 23' plots
  • $15.75 rental fee for Iowa City residents
  • $20.75 rental fee for non-residents

Questions? Contact Recreation Program Supervisor Jeff Sears at jeff-sears@iowa-city.org or 319-356-5100.

Date of publication

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

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