EVG friend Elizabeth Frayer filed this report on the clean-up efforts:
Gardeners showed up with their tools and some even brought their children to help clean up. After several hours of work, the tree and other items that had been damaged from the storm were on their way to being cleaned up. The tree fell across many garden plots, however, and many were completely destroyed. It will take months, if not years, to restore this East Village oasis.
Read more here.
To follow the progress, there's now a Twitter account for the garden — @6BGarden