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Food Policy Council (FPC) Meeting on Mon, June 21, 2021 - 6:30 PM

Meeting Agenda: 

Monday, June 21, 2021

6:30pm to 8:30pm

1006 New Hampshire, Lawrence

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  1. Administrative Items  
    • Determine quorum of members, agenda approval
    • Approval of May 17 meeting minutes  
    • Food System Update to County Commission
      1. Wednesday, June 30 at 5:30pm
    • Budget overview: $5,704.43 balance for 2021
      1. Consider budget request for conference speaker to provide remote dial-in attendance at flexible meeting locations. More details to come.
    • No-cost registrations available for FPC members to attend Kansas Leadership Center “Your Leadership Edge” program.
  2. Public Comment
  3. Update on Internal Equity Advisory Group
  4. September Event Planning
    • FPC-centered conferences:
      1. The Power of Food: Cultivating equitable policy through collective action, first national forum for food policy councils – September 20-22 in Kansas City.
        1. Consider budget request for Council member registrations: $300 / person, plus mileage @ ~$60 / day for driver.
        2. Kansas Alliance for Wellness offering limited number of scholarships, max of 2 per Council. Deadline to apply: July 2.
      2. Kansas Alliance for Wellness state-wide food policy council convening – September 22-23 in Kansas City.
        1. Two registrations per Council provided. More details to come.
    • DCFPC-hosted event: City Commission Candidate Forum
    • Consider cancelling September 20 full Council meeting in lieu of other conference and event participation.
  5. Update from FoRWaRD Working Group
  6. Member Updates
  7. Adjourn

Next Meeting: July 19, 2021, 6:30pm to 8:30pm | Location: Zoom and TBD

Meeting Location: 
Zoom and Douglas County New Hampshire Offices
Street Address: 
1006 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS 66044, USA