Easing restrictions on community gardens

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Topeka is hoping to ease restrictions on community gardens in the “capital city.”

Zoning regulations currently prohibit them on vacant lots.

Monday night the city met with the public to share information and talk about allowing the gardens in neighborhoods. They say there can be social benefits from the projects.

The discussions are part of a collaboration between the city and local community garden advocacy groups

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