Chippewa Falls Parks, Recreation, and Forestry and University of Wisconsin – Extension Chippewa County are offering community gardening in Chippewa Falls for the 2018 growing season. 12′ x 24′ garden plots at Marshall park on Bridgewater Avenue are available for lease by individuals, households, or organizations. The garden will be tilled and ready for planting by early May. Fees for leasing plots are $20.00 for Chippewa Falls residents or $30.00 for non-residents. Applications are available by clicking the link below, on the Chippewa Falls Parks, Recreation & Forestry website and at the Chippewa County UW-Extension Office.
The deadline for application for returning gardeners to retain their 2017 plot(s) is April 1, 2018. New gardeners may apply and will be assigned plot(s) after the returning gardener application period. Garden plots are assigned on a first come first serve basis. All applications should be mailed or dropped off at the Chippewa County UW-Extension Office located at 711 N. Bridge Street, Courthouse Room 13, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.