Apply to serve on the Food Council

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Homegrown Minneapolis is a citywide initiative 

expanding our community's ability to grow, process, 

distribute, eat and compost more healthy, sustainable, 

locally grown foods.

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Apply for the Food Council from August 14 - October 18, 2019

The Homegrown Minneapolis Food Council is a City advisory group that convenes and engages diverse stakeholders to identify and propose innovative solutions to improve the local food system. Food Council members serve two-year terms and meet monthly, typically on the second Wednesday evening of each month, at rotating community locations. The Food Council is currently partnering on planning and outreach for the Minneapolis Food Action Plan.

Applications will be accepted August 14 through October 18th, 2019 for the January 2020-December 2021 term.

Attend a pre-meeting Food Council informal applicant info session followed by a Food Council meeting on one of the following dates:

  • Wednesday, August 14, 5:00-5:30 pm, The Lynhall, 2640 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
  • Wednesday, September 11, 5:00-5:30 pm, Wirth Chalet Fireplace Room, 1301 Theodore Wirth Parkway, Minneapolis
  • Wednesday, October 16, 5:00-5:30 pm, Northeast Rec Center, 1530 Johnson Street NE, Minneapolis

Find more information here.

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Homegrown Minneapolis brings together key partners from local government, area businesses, community organizations,

non-profits, and residents to build a healthy, local food system.



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