The Vancouver Park Board is proposing a new policy for urban agriculture to better reflect agricultural activities now taking place in urban parks.
The proposed Urban Agricultural Policy will replace the current Community Gardens Policy and guide existing and new food-focused projects in Vancouver parks.
Please visit our website to review the new policy: http://vancouver.ca/people-programs/urban-agriculture-policy.aspx. Make sure to click on the “Share Your Views” blue button on the right panel to submit your feedback (the direct link to the survey is here:http://vancouver.fluidsurveys.com/s/Urban-agriculture-policy/) – the deadline for submissions is January 18, 2015.
Want to join the Vancouver Food Policy Council? Applications are now open! We are looking for a diverse group of new members to fill our vacancies.
- Deadline to apply is 5 PM January 30th
- Term length is 2 years
Learn more about the vacancies, eligibility criteria, and apply here. Learn more about the VFPC here.