Charlotte Food System Study Holding Final Meetings on July 24
Staff resource: Pamela Wideman, Housing & Neighborhood Services Director, 704-336-3488,
Housing & Neighborhood Services is facilitating a presentation by Karen Karp & Partners (KK&P) and team, who will present recommendations on the city’s food system at two meetings on Tuesday, July 24.
9 – 11 a.m.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center (meeting chamber).
This meeting is city staff and stakeholders.
6 – 8 p.m.
UNCC Center City Campus - 320 E. Ninth St.
This will be a public meeting open to all city residents.
KK&P teamed with Suede Onion, Charlotte Mecklenburg Food Policy Council and the Family Agriculture Resource Management Services (FARMS) to analyze Charlotte’s food system including farmers, markets, consumers, food access and food distribution. This is the culmination of a year’s work including extensive stakeholder interviews, focus groups and research.