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10 inspiring urban gardens

By: Enrique Gili on March 28, 2012, 10:57 a.m.

Photo: Peterson Garden Project

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The Peterson Garden Project on Chicago's North Side wants to ensure that growing one's own food is a right and not a privilege. Located on the site of an abandoned WWII-era victory garden, the project's goal is to recruit, educate and inspire a new generation of gardeners who want to regain control of their food supply.