This Austin, TX ordinance establishes the Sustainable Food Policy Board to serve as an advisory body to the City Council and Travis County Commissioner’s Court concerning the need to improve the availability of safe, nutritious, locally, and sustainably-grown food at reasonable prices for all residents, particularly those in need, by coordinating the relevant activities of city government, as well as non-profit organizations, and food and farming businesses.
Austin, TX: Sustainable Food Policy Board
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Local Laws and Resolutions
Food Policy Councils, Local / Regional Food Systems, Urban Agriculture
Austin, Tex., Municipal Code § 2-1-170 (2010).