The Sustain Abingdon committee, which is comprised of town employees and citizens, has organized the community garden project for the second year in a row. The Town of Abingdon Community Garden will be located at Fairview Historic Homestead, 908 Hillman Highway, Abingdon, VA. Only twenty (20) plots will be available and the limit is one (1) per household. The 20’ x 20’ plots will be leased for $40.00. The lease price includes access to water for all gardeners on a daily basis. Applicants must be eighteen (18) years of age and MUST be a Town of Abingdon resident. Planting for the community garden will begin May 1st, 2017.
If you are interested in applying for a community garden plot, pick up an application April 3- April 28, 2017. The applications must be picked up in-person on the 2nd Floor of the Town Hall (133 West Main Street, Abingdon) between 8:30AM-4:00PM. For questions about the community garden, call 276-628-3167.