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Ten New Greenmarkets To Open Across City

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New Yorkers will be able to enjoy fresh produce from new farmer's markets around the city.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the creation of 10 new Greenmarkets this summer. The markets will open in a few weeks and will stay open until Thanksgiving.

The mayor said the markets are part of a city effort to bring affordable, fresh produce to underserved communities. Many of the greenmarkets will take senior coupons, WIC coupons, and EBT cards for vegetables and fruits.

Nine of the markets will be in Manhattan and one will be in the Bronx.

The new Greenmarket locations, hours of operation and opening dates are:

  • City Hall: Chambers & Broadway
    Fridays, 8 AM - 5 PM; Opened in June

  • Presbyterian Hospital: St. Nicholas between 167th & 168th Streets
    Saturdays, 8AM - 5PM; Opens July 1st

  • Hell's Kitchen: 43rd St between 9th & 10th Avenues Saturdays, 8AM - 5PM; Opens July 1st

  • Harlem Hospital: Malcolm X Boulevard between 135th & 137th Streets
    Thursdays, 8AM - 5PM; Opens July 6th

  • 82nd Street/St Stephens: 82nd Street between 1st & York Avenues
    Saturdays, 10AM - 3PM; Opens July 8th

  • 92nd St/Holmes/Isaacs Towers: 92nd Street & 1st Avenue
    Sundays, 9AM - 5PM; Opens July 9th

  • Orchard Street: Orchard between Broome & Delancy Streets
    Sundays, 10AM - 5PM; Opens July 9th

  • 26th St/Phipps Housing: East 26th between 2nd Avenue & Mt. Carmel
    Tuesdays, 8AM - 5PM; Opens July 11th

  • Bronx Borough Hall: Grand Concourse between 156th & 158th Streets
    Tuesdays, 8AM - 6PM; Opens July 11th

  • Mt Sinai: 99th Street & Madison Avenue
    Fridays, 8AM - 5PM; Opens July 14th
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