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Food Policy Council (FPC) Meeting on Mon, October 15, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Meeting Agenda: 

Location Changed!

  1. Action Item: Administrative Items 
    • Determine quorum of members, agenda approval
    • Approval of August meeting minutes
    • Budget overview
  2. Public Comment
  3. Discussion Item: Food Policy Council Communications  
  1. Discussion Item: Harvesting Opportunity in KS update 
  1. Action Item: Grant Updates 
  1. Action Items: Food System Plan, 2018 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
  • Update from Health Equity Working Group 
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. Discussion Item: Working Groups  
  1. FPC Member Updates
  1. Facilitated Session – FPC Bylaw / Structure updates 
  1. Adjourn

For questions, contact Sustainability & Food Systems Planner, Helen Schnoes, at or 785-832-5157. 

**Next Meeting: November 19, 2018 @ 6:30pm – 8:30pm -- Lawrence College and Career Center -- 2910 Haskell Ave, Lawrence, KS 66046, USA

Meeting Location: 
Douglas County Public Works
Street Address: 
3755 E 25th St, Lawrence, KS 66046