Food insecurity is a primary driver of many other social problems and it cannot be ignored.
Use Tax Credits to Retain and Attract Community Grocery Stores
- Both proximity to and quality of food retail stores influence residents’ ability to purchase healthy food. In order to retain and attract retail stores, we should consider a new tax credit for supermarkets locating or renovating in “Grocery Incentive Areas”.
Create a physical store for a community food co op
- Will create jobs, allow access to quality food and increase community awareness in fighting food insecurity