Touch the Soil News #1632 (Feature Photo – Water Hose – CCA SA 3.0, TCAtexas)
The Chicago Sun Times journalists Manny Ramos and Sam Cholke bring us the story of steep water-price hikes for community gardens in Chicago. The prices are so high due to new restrictions by the Chicago Department of Water Management that some gardens may close.
Should access to water be a universal human right and a public mandate? You can read the story here: