Urban Agriculture Program, Ordinance No. 162-12

Jurisdiction Name: San Francisco City and County
State/Province: CA
Country: United States
Type of Government: Municipality/County
Population: 827,420
Population Range: 250,000 to 999,999
Policy Links: PDF
Policy type: ordinance
Year: 2012
GFC Topic: community food production
Keywords: agriculture, coordination, evaluation, evaluation plan, food production, plan, production, program, public agency coordination, staff position, staffing, strategic, strategic plan, urban, urban agriculture
Adopting Government Department(s):

City and County of San Francisco Board of Supervisors

Lead Implementing Entity(s): San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
Support Entity(s):

San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, San Francisco Department of Public Works, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco Department of Environment, San Francisco Planning Department, San Francisco Department of Building Inspection, San Francisco Food Security Task Force, San Francisco County Agricultural Commissioner, San Francisco Department of Real Estate, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services, San Francisco City Administrator, San Francisco Port, San Francisco Airport, San Francisco Unified School District, City College of San Francisco, California Department of Parks and Recreation, United States National Park Service Golden Gate Recreation Area, University of California Cooperative Extension

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Policy Outcome(s):

established the urban agriculture program, coordinated urban agriculture efforts of multiple public agencies, required development of urban agriculture program strategic plan and evaluation of financial capacity to implement strategic plan, established urban agriculture goals, required annual urban agriculture program report, created full-time staff position

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