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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Iowa City's community garden plot leasing will begin Monday, April 6.

There are two locations available to lease: Wetherby Park and Chadek Green Park.

If you'd like to lease a spot, you can register at the Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center. Plots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, and you're encouraged to arrive early on the first day of registration.

Registrants will be required to sign a lease agreement to maintain a plot through Oct. 1. 

Garden plots at Wetherby Park are offered in two sizes. There are 37 - 10'x50' plots available at $22 for residents and $27 for nonresidents. There are 68 - 10'x23' plots available at $12 for residents and $17 for nonresidents.

Garden plots at Chadek Green Park will be 10'x20' and are available at $12 for residents and $17 for nonresidents. The number of plots available at this location is yet to be determined.

For more information, contact the City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Office at 319-356-5210.

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