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Food Policy Council (FPC) Meeting on Mon, September 18, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Meeting Agenda: 

6pm pre-meeting presentation: Learn more about the research occurring at the KU Biological Field Station and how it connects to our local food system.  


  1. Administrative Items
    1. Determine quorum of members, agenda approval
    2. Approval of August meeting minutes
    3. 2018 Membership changes 
    4. Retreat discussion takeaways update
    5. Letter of support requests: LiveWell Lawrence Healthy Food For All 
    6. Budget overview


  1. Food Plan Communications
    1. Who should the Council engage going forward?
    2. How should we engage them?
    3. What support do members need to do this (materials, “trainings,” etc.)
  2. Food System Plan Policy Priority (4.2.1: Sales Tax on Food)
    1. Discuss strategy for Council next steps
      1. Guests:
        1. Craig Weinaug, Douglas County Administrator
        2. Nancy  Thellman, Douglas County Commissioner
        3. Diane Fishburn, Douglas County Farm Bureau (former FPC member)


  1. FPC Member Updates


  1. Public Input


  1. Adjourn
Meeting Location: 
KU Field Station: Armitage Center
Street Address: 
350 Wild Horse Rd, Lawrence, KS 66044, USA