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Food Policy Council (FPC) Meeting on Mon, August 16, 2021 - 6:30 PM

Meeting Information: 

Monday, August 16, 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 July 19 meeting minutes  
    • Fall meeting preview:
      1. In-person meeting protocols
        1. Possible tool: LDCPH Community Transmission Indicator
      2. September meeting cancelled.
      3. Optional post-September conference debrief will be scheduled.
      4. December meeting currently scheduled for the 20th.
    • Budget overview: $2,539.44 balance for 2021
      1. The Power of Food: Cultivating equitable policy through collective action, first national forum for food policy councils – September 20-22, now virtual.
        1. $900 remaining in allocation.
      2. Kansas Alliance for Wellness state-wide food policy council convening – September 22-23, now virtual.
        1. $750 allocated.
      3. Kiss the Ground for Soil Regeneration, documentary + speaker event about reducing greenhouse gases through regenerative agriculture – August 21, $40 / person.
      4. KAW Valley Farm Tour – October 2-3, $10 / vehicle.
      5. Other budget projections for remainder of 2021:
        1. Pre-2022 retreat planning.
        2. Work group needs.
    • No-cost registrations available for FPC members to attend Kansas Leadership Center “Your Leadership Edge” program.
  2. Public Comment
  3. Update on Fall Public Engagement Opportunities
  4. Update on Food System Plan Metrics and Progress Report
  5. Member Updates
  6. Adjourn

Next Meeting: October 18, 2021, 6:30pm to 8:30pm | Location: Zoom and TBD

Meeting Location: 
1006 New Hampshire, Lawrence or Zoom
Street Address: 
1006 New Hampshire, Lawrence