Food Policy Council November 13 Agenda

Kevin PowellAdvisory Boards, City

Date:

Monday, November 13, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location:

Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department (Second Floor)
Community Health Facility
200 Maine St. Lawrence, KS

Agenda:

No pre-meeting discussion with host.

  1. Administrative Items
    1. Determine quorum of members, agenda approval
    2. Approval of October meeting minutes
    3. 2018 Membership changes – introductions of interested new members
    4. Budget overview
  2. Public Input
  3. Food System Plan, Full Council Policy Priorities
Goal 4, Objective 2 (Expand City- and County-led initiatives to make food more affordable) 4.2.1: Reduce and eliminate the sales tax on groceries
Goal 1, Objective 3 (Increase local food purchasing) 1.3.1: Invest in signage, shared infrastructure, and coordinated marketing to support Douglas County farmers markets

 

  1. Subcommittee Updates
    1. Goals 1 & 2
    2. Goals 3 & 4
    3. Goal 5
  1. Community Engagement + Funding
  1. FPC Member Updates
  1. Adjourn

For questions, contact Douglas County Sustainability & Food Systems Planner, Helen Schnoes.