OFPC supports ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & FOOD ACCESS:
When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 3:30p to 5:30pm
Where: Cesar Chavez branch library at the Fruitvale Transit Village
(3301 East 12th Street, Suite 271)
The City of Oakland‘s Planning Department will be holding a public meeting on their plans to expand economic development and food access opportunities throughout #Oakland through the proposed Mobile Food Vending Ordinance.
Participate in the conversation! *Spanish Language Translation will be provided.*
Oakland Food Policy Council wants the Commission to:
Incentivize healthy food vending
Allow mobile farmers’ markets to vend wherever ice cream trucks are allowed!
Use a culturally appropriate definition of “healthy foods”
Support under-resourced entrepreneurs
Provide one-stop-shop for permits and licenses
Reduce permit fees (other cities have done it!)