Washtenaw County Approves Food Policy Council


In late March, the Washtenaw County commissioners gave final approval to the formation of a Washtenaw County food policy council. Partners who have been involved in conversations over the last year in anticipation of this step include the Y of Ann Arbor, Growing Hope, Food Gatherers, the Food System Economic Partnership, Slow Food Huron Valley, Eat Local/Eat Natural, Michigan Farmers Union, Ypsilanti Food Coop, and the Washtenaw County public health department. For more information, contact: Michaelle Rehmann, Food System Economic Partnership, 517-490-6912, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).