Applications for 2011 Kolp Community Garden plots are now open to Farmington residents who are returning gardeners. Non-residents who are returning gardeners can submit their applications starting February 14; all Farmington residents can submit an application beginning February 21 and the process opens to the general public February 28.
Gardeners can download an application, rules and regulations and a map on the Town’s Website at www.farmington-ct.org under the “FYI” section, or contact the Garden Plot Telephone Number 675-2355 to leave a message. Registration is on a first come, first served basis.
The fee for a 25’ x 25’ plot is $20 and a 50’ x 50’ plot is $35.00 for the season, which begins April 15 and goes to October 15. There are 224 plots.
The Community Garden has been at its current location along the Farmington River on Meadow Road since the late 1980s and always sells out.
“MAIL- IN” REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
Beginning February 4: Open to Farmington residents who are returning gardeners
Beginning February 11: Open to non-residents who are returning gardeners
Beginning February 19: Open to all Farmington residents
Beginning February 25: Open to the general public