Sign our petition to the Oakland Planning Commission to protect your right to grow food in Oakland! The city has still not taken action to reduce this barriers for growing food on private lots though its been long enough. We … read more
The Oakland Food Policy Council’s first strategic plan with a set of recommendations, completed in November 2010 and presented to the Oakland City Council Life Enrichment Committee in December 2010. Download full plan here.
Oakland city staffers have been telling residents that they need to pay a $3,000 fee to grow vegetables on blighted lots — but that turns out to be untrue. By Madeleine Key EAST BAY EXPRESS June 25, 2014 Diane Williams and … read more