Food Insecurity

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