mobile garden

mobile garden

Proposal/Official document

The basic concept is to build a garden on a flatcar train and to let it travel with the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) as part of their regular transit service.


The board members include: Carrie Menendez, MPA, Research Assistant, Great Cities Institute, Doctoral Student, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs; Molly Meyer, Green Roofing Consultant, Molly Meyer LLC; and Madiem Kawa, organizer of the Smart Garden at the Museum of Science and Industry, and Environmental Program Organizer at the University of Illinois Extension.

Location: Chicago April/May 2010