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Neighbors pushed for the overgrown lot to be turned into a community garden | Upper East Site

UES Eyesore Lot Debacle Prompts Push for Federal Funds to Create New Green Space

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MANHATTAN - The fight to bring a community garden to an eyesore lot at the southwest corner of First Avenue and East 78th Street ended in major disappointment as the lot was recently sold to a developer-- though it did inspire new proposed federal le
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