The Chicago Excellence in Gardening Awards (CEGA) are Chicago’s only citywide gardening honors recognizing the hard work and creativity that make our city a healthier, more beautiful and more sustainable place. They support the pride we take in our neighborhoods and help us build our communities.

Are you proud of your city garden? Whether you delight in flowers, crave fresh vegetables or just enjoy growing things with your friends, you should consider submitting an entry for the 2018 CEGA competition.

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