Green City Works

Launched by University City District as a way to create job opportunities and beautify University City, Green City Works is a social enterprise that provides landscaping services to University City’s institutions and businesses.  Committed to eco-friendly practices, Green City Works never uses chemical fertilizers, produces and uses compost from local organic waste, plants native perennials, and sources materials from local growers and producers.  The enterprise’s landscaping crew includes 10 people, all of whom receive higher than average pay, benefits, and full-time work.