Beyond Flowers Tour: Sustainability in Action

Date(s) - Saturday, Aug 05, 2017
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus parking lot


The Beyond Flowers Tour: Sustainability in Action will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5.

The cost is $35 and includes round-trip transportation, tour guides, tip and a box lunch. Registration is available online.

Transportation is via non-air-conditioned school bus with two rest stops taken during tour.

Pick-up is at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus parking lot, 589 Ellicott St. at Goodell Street, Buffalo, with free parking on site.

The tour will see progressive gardening and farming activities at the community-integrated Massachusetts Avenue Project, PUSH’s 14th-Street Garden, and the Broadway Market Rooftop Garden. They will visit the sites of successful recoveries of land and water resources along our waterfront: Wilkeson Pointe and Mutual Riverfront Park. The tour will also stop at the Urban Habitat Project at the Central Terminal and the BNMC bioretention cell near downtown Buffalo, both of which tackle specific problems with innovative solutions.

This is an event of Garden Walk Buffalo Niagara.