Sign up begins April 8 for community gardens


Community gardens will be available once again at the Bristol Senior Center this year. Garden applications were being collected at the Bristol Senior Center beginning Monday, April 8 at 9 a.m. in the main office of the Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave. Bristol.
Garden beds are available to any Bristol resident.
Gardeners can also download an application, rules and regulations on the City of Bristol’s website at Garden applications will be taken according to the following schedule:
April 8 to 11: Open to Bristol residents who are returning gardeners.
April 12: Open to all Bristol residents
Raised Beds plots one to six, 4’ x 6’, $10.
Regular Beds: plots 1 to 24, 16’ x 16’, $20.
Gardeners must come in person to sign up for a plot. Proof of residency is required.
For further information, please call the Bristol Senior Center at (860)584-7895 weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.