Urban garden project transforms Kelly Street in Longwood

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The rehabbed buildings and outdoor space will grow produce and manage storm water.

A strip of once-dilapidated buildings in Longwood has been flipped and is helping to make the Bronx greener.

The five rehabbed buildings on Kelly Street are a far cry from what they used to be. As previously reported by News 12, neighbors complained for years about poor conditions, which included a backyard filled with trash and rats.

That same backyard is now a green urban garden...

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