FPC Resources

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Type: Presentation

Brad Masi, consultant to the Northeast Ohio Local Food System Assessment and Plan, presented some of the initial findings of the assessment and the challenges and opportunties for the development...

Topics: Assessments, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food Processing, Food Production, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Northeast Ohio, Rural-urban Interface
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.28 MB)
Type: Presentation

Jessica Eikleberry, Market Manager of Local Roots Market in Wooster, presented on the development of the Local Roots consumer-producer cooperative...

Topics: Cooperatives, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food Retail, Food System Infrastructure, Local Purchasing, Northeast Ohio
Working Groups: Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (8.36 MB)
Type: Presentation

Slide presentation by Coalition convener Morgan Taggart, along with Dr. Dominic Vitiello from University of Pennsylvania, at the Growing Power conference in 2010.

Topics: Community Gardens, Food Production, Land Use & Planning, Market Gardens, Policy, Urban Agriculture, Vacant Land, Zoning
Working Groups: Land Use & Planning
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (9.31 MB)
Type: Presentation

Slide presentation by Coalition convener Morgan Taggart, along with Francis Muamba and Dr. Jill Clark, at the Healthy Communities - Active Transportation conference in 2010.

Topics: Assessments, Cuyahoga County, Food Access, Food Retail, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Land Use & Planning, Northeast Ohio
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (4.8 MB)
Type: Presentation

Members of the Land Use & Planning Working Group presented this report at the 2009 Urban Land Ecology Conference. Using a combination of criteria developed by planners, crop scientists,...

Topics: Assessments, Community Gardens, Cuyahoga County, Food Production, Land Banks, Land Use & Planning, Market Gardens, Urban Agriculture, Vacant Land
Working Groups: Land Use & Planning
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.83 MB)
Type: Presentation

Here's a slideshow that was presented to the Health and Human Services Committee of the Cleveland City Council on March 29, 2010...

Topics: Assessments, City of Cleveland, Food Access, Food Production, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Healthy Eating, Public Health, Urban Agriculture
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (4.3 MB)
Type: Presentation

The Cleveland Corner Store Project was a successful program aimed at increasing the availability of fresh fruits and vegetables in small convenience stores in underserved Cleveland neighborhoods...

Topics: City of Cleveland, Economic Development, Food Access, Food Assistance Programs, Food Distribution, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Local Purchasing, Public Health
Working Groups: Health & Nutrition
Read more Apr 22, 2014 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.15 MB)
Type: Presentation

Slideshow that presents key findings of a community food security assessment conducted in 2008 by the Cuyahoga County Planning Commission.

Topics: Assessments, City of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Food Access, Food Retail, Healthy Eating, Land Use & Planning, Public Health
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.99 MB)