The Agitator.com Their front yard was torn up after replacing a sewer line, so instead of replacing the dirt with grass, one Oak Park woman put in a vegetable garden and now the city is seeing green.
The list goes on: fresh basil, cabbage, carrots, tomatoes, cumbers and more all filling five large planter boxes that fill the Bass familyâ€™s front yard.
Julie Bass says, â€œWe thought weâ€™re minding our own business, doing something not ostentatious and certainly not obnoxious or nothing that is a blight on the neighborhood, so we didnâ€™t think people would care very much.â€
But some cared very much and called the city. The city then sent out code enforcement.
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