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Title:CoGrow: Chicago 2040 Agro-Eco-Industrial District
Author(s):Bolden, Leeswann
Contributor(s):Deal, Brian M.; Dearborn, Lynne
Subject(s):food deserts
urban agriculture
Geographic Coverage:Chicago, IL
Abstract:The Cottage Grove Heights community, located on the south side of Chicago, is plagued with vacant lots, isolated from nearby communities and educational resources due to physical boundaries, and lacks access to fresh foods. This report will answer the questions of "Can an industrial corridor become a medium in which to explore sustainable opportunities?" and "Can local food growth initiatives help re-connect the community and the community college?"
Issue Date:2011
Series/Report:MUP Capstone
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-11-19

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