FPC Resources

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Type: Guide / How-To

The Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods at Case Western Reserve University has developed an assesment tool for food retailers that identifies the...

Topics: Assessments, Food Access, Food Retail, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Public Health
Read more Feb 5, 2013 Download PDF application/pdf icon (125.62 KB)
Type: Presentation

Cleveland State University student, Monique Russell, and Dr. Brian Mikelbank of CSU's Levin College of Urban Affairs recently completed a revised anaylsis of food access in Cuyahoga County that...

Topics: Assessments, Community Gardens, Cuyahoga County, Farmers' Markets, Food Access, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Hunger Prevention, Public Health
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more Sep 27, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (699.07 KB)
Type: Report

Cuyahoga County Assessment: Access to Supermarkets is a summary of findings released by the County Planning Commission in December 2011...

Topics: Assessments, City of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Economic Development, Food Access, Food Retail, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Land Use & Planning, Public Health, Transportation
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (360.78 KB)
Type: Presentation

Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, Cuyahoga County Board of Health, OSU Extension, and the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition worked in partnership to develop an updated assessment...

Topics: Assessments, Cuyahoga County, Food Access, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Healthy Eating, Land Use & Planning, Policy, Public Health, Transportation
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (5.67 MB)
Type: Report

Clusters of local foods businesses are forming across Ohio, as residents innovate ways to provide healthier food options, and bring farmers into more direct contact with consumers. These business...

Topics: Assessments, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food Processing, Food Production, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Northeast Ohio, Sustainable Agriculture
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.68 MB)
Type: Report

Many local food systems advocates focus on increasing the number of farmers selling their products directly to consumers, but this type of direct marketing is only one strategy for increasing the...

Topics: Assessments, Cooperatives, Cuyahoga County, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food System Infrastructure, Institutional Purchasing, Local Purchasing, Northeast Ohio, Rural-urban Interface, Sustainable Agriculture
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (2.12 MB)
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

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

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: Policy Summary

No. 1 of 6 in a series of Coalition-created policy briefs.

Topics: Assessments
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (180.91 KB)