Using Gardens to Fight Guns

13:08 Jan 30 2013 Penn Medicine, THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Using Gardens to Fight Guns
Shout out to Charlie Branas from Penn and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society for proving that greening the city can reduce violence. Plus it's pretty. "Greening vacant lots may make neighborhood residents feel safer and may be associated with reductions in certain gun crimes, according to a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania."

(photo credit Tony Fischer Flickr)
Additional Data

Credibility: UP DOWN 0
Leave a Comment
Security Code:
16 + 3 =

Additional Reports

friends who help you move

15:49 Jan 11, 2014

University of Pennsylvania, 0.3 Kms


11:35 Jul 01, 2014

418, Curie Boulevard, University City, 0.31 Kms

parents of organ donor

14:28 Sep 21, 2016

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 0.4 Kms

Morgan is HOME

13:15 Feb 12, 2013

The Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia, THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, 34 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, 0.41 Kms

Broken token box = free bus ride

16:09 Jan 31, 2013

THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, 3451 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, 0.42 Kms