The Ballybane Community Organic Garden is organised through the Ballybane/Mervue Community Development Project (CDP). It was set up in 2006 by the Galway Healthy Cities Forum (Galway City Development Board). The project is funded by RAPID, Health Promotion Services, HSE West and City of Galway VEC.
The garden is on council land that was previously derelict. But because the site is right beside a reservoir the council had some concerns about damage to underground pipes. They initially gave just a small site for the garden and when Continue reading