Beach Flats Garden Archive
The march drew connections between saving the local Beach Flats Community Garden and the global boycott of Driscoll’s, the world’s largest berry distributor, founded and based in Santa Cruz County.
The City of Santa Cruz promised to seek acquisition of the land for a permanent garden, instead they bulldozed 40% of the garden to facilitate Seaside Company’s agenda.
The Beach Flats Community Center (BFCC) is the neighborhood resource center in the heart of the Beach Flats community.
Marciano Cruz was born in Oaxaca, Mexico. For over 20 years, Marciano has been working to improve the lives of people in the greater Santa Cruz community.
At the meeting, the gardeners put forward a plan for the garden to be managed by the gardeners.