Plotting a garden in Callanan Park
September 23, 2021
A triangle of land in the City of Shelton's Callanan Park could bloom into a community garden that produces food for local people in need.
The Shelton City Council on Tuesday evening gave preliminary agreement to allow Hands on Personal Empowerment (HOPE) Garden and the Mason Conservation District to establish a community garden of about 10,000 square feet in the park's southeast corner at the junction of West E Street and Van Buren Street, across the street from Shelton Memorial Park. The council can make the move official at its Oct. 5 meeting.
The non-commercial garden would produce food...