A community garden is a popular feature of the West Side neighborhood. Kathy Marchant is seen at work in the garden across from the Blue Bird Cafe on Summit Street.
A community garden is a popular feature of the West Side neighborhood. Kathy Marchant is seen at work in the garden across from the Blue Bird Cafe on Summit Street. File photo The Kansas City Star
A community garden is a popular feature of the West Side neighborhood. Kathy Marchant is seen at work in the garden across from the Blue Bird Cafe on Summit Street. File photo The Kansas City Star

Kara M. Bollinger: West Side tries to maintain close-knit spirit

February 26, 2016 05:15 PM