"The tide is turning. More people now want to leave this world better than they found it." — Jay Allard
Both nonprofit groups are still working out details but are optimistic that a final agreement can be reached and that the deal will close by the end of the year.
"I still think it might be a great demonstration project for all these different islands in the city." — Mayor Richard Alcombright
"It'll be part of the therapy program." — Hope Fontaine
"The kids really are interested and they get to work in the dirt. Every kid likes to play in the dirt." — Norman Jette
"This money goes directly to trying to feed your neighbors, and I think that is a worthy cause." — Lee Venolia