Community Garden

Currently, all plots are taken for the 2022 gardening season. Please, call the DPW at 609-799-0099 to be added to the waitlist.

The Community Garden is available to Plainsboro Township residents on a first-come, first-serve basis. Successful applicants are granted permission to “farm” a garden plot, measuring 20’ x 20’ (one (1) plot per household). Fifty-five plots are available every year. The Plainsboro Community Garden is located on the south side of Plainsboro Road at the base of the railroad bridge.

Application Procedure: Completed applications and a $25 application fee must be submitted to the township by a deadline in March. The application fee is non-refundable. An additional $50 security deposit is required later, for those selected. Security deposit from a previous year may be rolled over to the new season.

Current Planting Season: Gardeners may access their plots on April 16, 2022 (Anticipated. Will be confirmed by email). Garden permits expire November 20, 2022. In order to qualify for a security deposit refund, plots must be vacated and returned to pre-planting condition on or before November 20, 2022.