FPC Resources

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Type: Legislation

The Coalition was involved in the creation of a City of Cleveland program known as Gardening for Greenbacks, formally established in June 2008.  Grants of up to $3000 are available for...

Topics: City of Cleveland, Economic Development, Food Production, Land Use & Planning, Market Gardens, Urban Agriculture
Working Groups: Land Use & Planning
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (215.24 KB)
Type: Legislation

In mid-2010 the City of East Cleveland passed Resolution No. 54-10, which in its own words: "[Recognizes] the important of healthy, sustainably produced and locally grown foods,...

Topics: Community Gardens, Cuyahoga County, Food Access, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Healthy Eating, Local Purchasing, Market Gardens, Policy, Public Health, Urban Agriculture
Working Groups: Land Use & Planning
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (108.59 KB)
Type: Legislation

This document describes an ordinance that was passed in early 2010 that causes the City of Cleveland to offer a bid incentive to local producers, local-food purchasers, and sustainable businesses...

Topics: City of Cleveland, Economic Development, Food System Infrastructure, Healthy Eating, Institutional Purchasing, Local Purchasing, Northeast Ohio, Policy, Rural-urban Interface
Working Groups: Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.17 MB)
Type: Legislation

This document describes an ordinance that was passed in early 2010 that causes the City of Cleveland to offer a bid incentive to local producers, local-food purchasers, and sustainable businesses...

Topics: City of Cleveland, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food System Infrastructure, Institutional Purchasing, Local Purchasing, Northeast Ohio, Policy, Rural-urban Interface, Sustainable Agriculture
Working Groups: Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (85.67 KB)