Garden Planting Dates
Spring 2016 community flower garden planting dates are listed below. All events begin at 9 a.m. unless otherwise noted. If you or your family, company or your organization is interested in helping to plant in your neighborhood, contact Lynn McGuire-Olzak at 412-586-2324 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The WPC map provides a complete overview of our volunteer opportunities if you are looking to participate in your neck of the woods.
Click below if you would like to jump to planting garden dates in:
Western Pennsylvania Region (outside Allegheny County)
Updated May 24, 2016.
Fort Pitt Tunnel - Rt 376 Parkway West – May 25
810 Rockland Ave - Beechwood Elementary – Complete!
Wenzell Ave & Broadway Ave – Complete!
Liberty Tunnel & Rt 51 – Complete!
Penn Ave & Friendship Ave – Complete!
2350 Brownsville Rd - Concord School – Complete!
Faith's Garden, Liberty Ave & Penn Ave - Complete!
Grant St @ First Ave - Complete!
Liberty Ave & Commonwealth Pl -The Point – Complete!
Greenfield Ave & Irvine St – Complete!
Allegheny River Blvd & Washington Blvd – Complete!
Highland Park Bridge @ Butler St – Complete!
Centre Ave & Dinwiddie St – Complete!
Centre Ave & Herron Ave – Complete!
Fifth Ave & Kirkpatrick St – May 28
Frankstown Ave & Bennett St – June 4
Lincoln Ave & Frankstown Ave – Complete!
40th St Bridge @ Foster St - June 1 9:30 A.m.
48th St & Butler St - Complete!
57th St & Butler St – Complete!
McArdle Roadway & Grandview Ave – Complete!
North Side Neighborhoods
2801 North Charles St - The Pittsburgh Project - Complete!
Brighton Rd & North Charles St – Complete!
Cedar Ave & North Ave- East Park – May 29
Chestnut St & East Ohio St – Complete!
Columbus Ave & Fulton St – Complete!
General Robinson St & Anderson St – Complete!
Homer St & Walz Ave – Complete!
McKees Rocks Bridge @ Rt 65 – Complete!
Marshall Ave & California Ave – Complete!
North Ave & Brighton Rd – Complete!
North Canal St & Cedar Ave – Complete!
One Heinz St - Sarah Heinz House – June 3
Perrysville Ave & Federal St - Complete!
Spring Garden Ave & Vinial St – Complete!
Noblestown Rd & Durbin St - Complete!
Forbes Ave @ Carnegie Museum - June 3, 1:00 P.M.
Boulevard of the Allies at Parkview Ave – Complete!
Beechwood Blvd & Reynolds St - May 26, 9:30 A.M.
North Linden Ave & McPherson Blvd - Complete!
North Linden Ave & Thomas Blvd - Complete!
30th St & Brereton St – Complete!
South Aiken Ave & Centre Ave – May 28
11th St and Carson St – Complete!
12th St & Carson St – May 28
Barry St & Josephine Ave – May 28
Birmingham Bridge & Carson St – Complete!
E. Carson St & Sarah St – Complete!
Greeley Ave & Josephine Ave – May 28
S. 18th St- Riverfront Park Circle – May 28
2409 Shady Ave - Allderdice High School – Complete!
Forbes Ave & South Dallas Ave – TBD
Forward Ave & I-376 In-bound on-ramp – June 11
Hazelwood Ave, Beechwood Blvd & Saline St – Complete!
Morrowfield Ave, Tilbury St & Beechwood Blvd – Complete!
South Dallas Ave & Wilkins Ave – June 5
Wabash St & Neptune St – June 4
3601 Brownsville Rd-Brentwood Middle/High School – Complete!
Lydia St & Chestnut St – Complete!
Mansfield Blvd & Campbells Run Rd – Complete!
Parkway West-Scott/Carnegie Interchange – Complete!
Castle Shannon Blvd & Mt Lebanon Blvd – June 4
Rt 837 & Maple Ave – Complete!
Dormont Ave & Banksville Rd – Complete!
Tri-boro Expressway & Electric Ave – May 26, 27 & 28
Parkway East Off-ramp & S Braddock Ave – Complete!
Rt 8 & Kittanning St – Complete!
Parkway West -Greentree Interchange – Complete!
Homestead Grays Bridge & 8th Ave – Complete!
Rt 910 & Saxonburg Rd – Complete!
O'Neil Blvd & Hartman St – May 27, 8:00 a.m.
Duquesne-McKeesport Bridge and Lysle Blvd – Complete!
Ohio St & Grant Ave – TBD
Rt 48 & Rt 22 – TBD
Rt 48 & Haymaker Rd – June 4, 7:30 a.m.
Rt 48 @ Campus Blvd - Gateway High School – June 4, 7:30 a.m.
Parkway West - Montour Run Rd exit – Complete!
Rt 51 & Thorn Run Rd – Complete!
Brownsville Rd & Margaret St – Complete!
Wall Avenue at Wood Street - Complete!
Parkway West-22/30/60 Interchange – Complete!
McIntyre Rd & McKnight Rd – Complete!
Rt 50 & Hope Hollow Rd – Complete!
1810 Mt Royal Blvd – Shaler Intermediate School – Complete!
Brownsville Rd & Maple Springs Dr – Complete!
Parkway East Off-ramp & S Braddock Ave – Complete!
Kennedy Blvd & Brodhead Rd – May 26
Chestnut Avenue & 7th St – June 4, 8:30 a.m.
Rt 22 & Allegheny St – Complete!
Rt 22 & Juniata St – Complete!
11th St & Pennsylvania Ave – Complete!
15th St & Lincoln Ave – Complete!
Rt 68 & Hansen Ave – May 28, 8 a.m.
Rt 8 & Rt 422 – May 28
Rt 173 & East Cooper St, Slippery Rock Memorial Park – May 27
Center St & S Locust St, Ghost Town Trail – Complete!
Bedford St & Johnstown Expressway - Off Ramp – Complete!
Bedford St & Johnstown Expressway - On Ramp – May 21
902 Chestnut St-Ghost Town Trail (behind Nanty Glo Fire Dept) – TBD
Chestnut St & 2nd St - TBD
College Ave & University Drive – June 4
Rt 66 & Rt 322 – Complete!
1216 South Main St, 2nd District Elementary School – Complete!
Rt 322 Triangle, DeArment Memorial Park – Complete!
7th St & Forster St – May 28
East Ave & 6th St – May 26
Rt 40 & Broadway St – Complete!
Rt 119 & Pittsburgh St – Complete!
93 East High St - Hooper Park – TBD
Rt 26 & 8th St - Portstown Park – Complete!
Rt 286 & Indian Springs Rd – May 25
I-79 North - Grove City Rest Area - Complete!
Rt 518 & Idaho St – May 26
Main St & College Ave – TBD
Main St & S. Front St – TBD
Rt 62 & East State St – June 4
Rt 19 & West North St – Complete!
Rt 19 & East Butler St – Complete!
Rt 403 at Stonycreek River – TBD
13th St & Otter St – Complete!
East Front St & Wilson Ave – Complete!
Main St & Halyday Run Rd – Complete!
Rt 18 & Tyler Ave – May 28, 10 a.m.
Rt 30 @ Greengate Rd – May 25
Rt 906 & Tyrol Blvd – June 8
Rt 366 near Tarentum Bridge – May 28