Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance Andrea Germanos Common Dreams Food justice advocates heaped praise on Boston Monday after the city's legislative body unanimously passed an ordinance that boosts the local economy and environment as well as workers, animal welfare, and healthful eating. "With this passage, Boston has [...]

2019-03-21T22:08:57+00:00March 20th, 2019|

Boston City Council Passes Landmark Food Justice Policy

Media contact: Taylor Billings tbillings@corporateaccountability.org 617-695-2525   The Good Food Purchasing Program will bring healthy, sustainable and ethically sourced food to the city.   BOSTON -- Today, the Boston City Council unanimously voted to advance a precedent-setting Good Food Purchasing Program (GFPP) for the city. The policy will transform the way public institutions purchase food [...]

2019-03-21T22:13:27+00:00March 20th, 2019|