Reminder-The Chesapeake Bay Trust has posted a grant called “Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns” (G3) grant and the Baltimore Office of Sustainability has given $49,000 for a portion of this grant for projects to green vacant lots in Baltimore in the Baltimore Green Network’s focus areas (Shipley Hill, Carrollton Ridge, Boyd-Booth, Druid Heights, Upton, Sandtown-Winchester, Harlem Park, Broadway East and South Clifton Lake) and the Violence Reduction Areas.   The deadline for the grant is March 7 at 4 p.m.

For any questions on the portion on Greening Baltimore Vacant Lots, contact Kim Knox at

Artwork by LaToya Peoples in a vacant lot in Park Heights