Community garden being planted in Crestview

Brian Hughes | Special to the News Bulletin/USA TODAY NETWORK

CRESTVIEW — As kids enjoy the Allen Park playground’s splashpad on a hot summery day, Crestview’s Citizen of the Year, Felton Barnes, and Dr. Cathy Ward, founder of the Common Ground Community Garden, plant flowers in a community garden being established near the park’s Fairview Center.

Crestview Citizen of the Year Felton Barnes, and Dr. Cathy Ward, founder of the Common Ground Community Garden, plant flowers in a community garden being established near Fairview Center in Allen Park, located on McClelland Street in Crestview.

“We want people to get involved in their community,” Barnes said.