[Foodplanning] Seattle Local Food Action Initiative
bborn at u.washington.edu
Mon Apr 21 16:47:52 PDT 2008
Was on page one (above the fold) of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. And
the Seattle Times led on their front page with an article on how and why
food is going up in price, with several local examples of people with
The original text of the resolution (#31019) can be found at the City of
At last week's public comment meeting, 80+ people attended,
approximately 60 people spoke in support, and none in opposition though
one spoke in opposition to a section limiting fast food/convenience stores.
Very interesting that the reporter characterized it twice as a liberal
"manifesto." She is not our usual food policy reporter.
Department of Urban Design and Planning
University of Washington, Seattle
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