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University Gardens Neighborhood (UNC)

29 March 2016

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University Gardens Neighborhood (UNC)

Welcome to University Gardens Neighborhood of the ECC! We are located between 900 E. and University Street & South Temple and 500 So. Get the zoning map here.  University Gardens is a perfect college neighborhood, where residential streets divided by grassy medians are within walking distance of locally owned pizza parlors and coffee shops; and […]

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Deadline approaching: There is still room for YOU! Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard – 2021 application

2 January 2016

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Deadline approaching: There is still room for YOU! Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard – 2021 application

We are pleased to announce that the 2016 application for Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard is now available. To apply click here:Helen’s Orchard Plot Application Applications available beginning November 28, 2015. Application deadline is March 10, 2016.

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University Neighborhood Community Garden July 3, 2015

3 July 2015

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University Neighborhood Community Garden July 3, 2015

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University Neighborhood Community Garden – Early June 2015

15 June 2015

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University Neighborhood Community Garden – Early June 2015

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University Neighborhood Community Garden

22 May 2015

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University Neighborhood Community Garden

Due to the generous support and commitment towards community from  Intermountain Salt Lake Clinic, the ECC is proud to add this beautiful garden space to our long tradition of parks, open space and gardens. The ECC has entered into a long term lease for this community garden space. Various rules have been established to both […]

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Organic Standards

2 February 2015

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Organic Standards

ORGANIC STANDARDS Our Philosophy Gardening organically is a commitment to health, a respectful relationship to the earth, and a love for the many facets of gardens and gardening. For us, being organic is sticking to a simple philosophy: keeping our gardens and our gardeners healthy. Keeping the gardens healthy means that we work in natural […]

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New Community Garden is Ready for planting!

2 December 2014

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New Community Garden is Ready for planting!

We are excited to announce that our newest community garden is ready for planting! To add your name to the waiting list for 2015 please email ecchair@live.com. On 300 South between 900 and 1000 East,  the Intermountain Salt Lake Clinic has created the perfect community park/garden for the University Gardens Neighborhood/East Central Community Council. Initially […]

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Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard- Spring 2014

1 October 2014

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Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard- Spring 2014

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Fruit Share!

7 August 2014

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Fruit Share!

As part of an initiative to reduce food waste, the City has partnered with TreeUtah, Avenues Fruitshare, Green Urban Lunchbox and Salt Lake Community Action Program to create an online database where residents can register their fruit trees.  Voluntarily registering fruit trees indicates residents’ desire to share plentiful harvests. Registration does not guarantee that fruit will be harvested, but […]

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Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard

3 December 2013

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Helen’s Neighborhood Demonstration Orchard

Named in honor of  Helen  Clawson Wells,  great grand daughter of Brigham Young, University Gardens Neighborhood planted 60 apple and pear  trees  on October 15, 2011  in what was Salt Lake City’s first urban orchard on the corner of 100 South and 1100 East.  This orchard will include Fuji, Gala, Honeycrisp, Jonagold apple trees; Anjou, Bartlett, […]

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