Food Policy Council, Local Law 11-2011

Jurisdiction Name: Suffolk County
State/Province: NY
Country: United States
Type of Government: County
Population: 1,493,350
Population Range: 1 million or more
Policy Links: WebPDF
Policy type: law
Year: 2011
GFC Topic: community food connections
Keywords: access, agriculture, farming, food access, food production, food system, healthy, healthy food, institution, law, local, local food, local food production, production, public funds, public institution, school, small-scale farming
Adopting Government Department(s):

Suffolk County Legislature

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Suffolk County Legislature
Support Entity(s):

Suffolk County Department of Health Services

Funding Amount: $5,000/fiscal year
Funding Sources: County Executive, County Legislature
Policy Outcome(s):

Established a food policy council for Suffolk County

Additional Resources and Information: Link 1