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Opportunities for Public Comment Today and Tomorrow

TOMORROW, July 14 at 6PM, the Anchorage Assembly is hearing comments on Muldoon Town Square Park. Head to the Loussac Library to voice your support! The Assembly will consider Ordinance 2015-77, to dedicate the former Alaska Greenhouse site at Muldoon & Debarr as permanent parkland. For more info on the park, go to: http://ilovemuldoon.com/blog/parks/muldoon-town-square-park/ Ending TODAY … Continue reading

AFPC Sends Food Security Questionnaire to Anchorage Mayoral Candidates
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AFPC Sends Food Security Questionnaire to Anchorage Mayoral Candidates

           The Alaska Food Policy Council sent out a candidate questionnaire to the two candidates in Anchorage’s mayoral election runoff, Amy Demboski and Ethan Berkowitz, in order to inform voters of their positions and their visions for Anchorage’s food system. Questionnaires were sent to both candidates on April 15th, and given … Continue reading

AFPC Asks State Legislature to Return Farm to School Program Funds To Budget
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AFPC Asks State Legislature to Return Farm to School Program Funds To Budget

(Editor’s note: The following item is a letter to the editor from the Alaska Food Policy Council sent to several newspapers around Alaska regarding cuts to the Farm to School Program. To learn more about the Alaska Farm to School Program, check out the brochure below or contact Program Coordinator Johanna Herron at 907-761-3870 or … Continue reading

AFPC Hosting Town Hall in Anchorage – March 24th
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AFPC Hosting Town Hall in Anchorage – March 24th

The Alaska Food policy Council (AFPC) invites you to attend a community town hall meeting to gather your ideas and opinions about local food and food system issues from local community members. The purpose of these meetings is to increase awareness of Alaska food issues, promote involvement in local food issues by community members, and gain … Continue reading

AFPC and AMCC Hosting Town Hall in Homer – March 17th
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AFPC and AMCC Hosting Town Hall in Homer – March 17th

The Alaska Food Policy Council (AFPC) and Alaska Marine Conservation Council (AMCC) invite you to attend a community town hall meeting to gather your ideas and opinions about local food. The AFPC is interested in hearing input from local community members on local food system issues. The purpose of these meetings is to increase awareness … Continue reading

AFPC Now Accepting New Board Member Applications
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AFPC Now Accepting New Board Member Applications

The Alaska Food Policy Council is currently seeking applicants for 2 open governing board seats for the current term that ends 12/31/15.  The AFPC Governing Board is especially seeking committed individuals with skills in communications/public relations, fundraising and grant writing as well as being passionate about improving Alaska’s food system.  If you are interested, please … Continue reading

AFPC Hosting Town Hall in Palmer – February 18th
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AFPC Hosting Town Hall in Palmer – February 18th

The Alaska Food Policy Council (AFPC) invites you to attend a community town hall meeting to gather your ideas and opinions about local food. The AFPC is interested in hearing input from local community members on local food system issues. The purpose of these meetings is to increase awareness of Alaska food issues, promote involvement … Continue reading