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Committee on City and Neighborhood Services hearing on Docket #0616

Food insecurity and cultural competency in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak

The public can offer testimony.

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  1. Docket #0616

    Order for a hearing addressing food insecurity and cultural competency in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak. 

    This matter is sponsored by Councilor Councilor Julia Mejia and Councilor Liz Breadon and was referred to the Committee on City and Neighborhood Services on April 8, 2020.

    NOTICE: The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members.  However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Public Testimony

    Written testimony may be sent to the Committee or staff emails (below) and will be made part of the record and available to all Councilors. Members of the public are cordially invited to view and testify via Zoom Meeting. Please email for the Zoom link. A comprehensive list of ways to view and participate in this hearing will be posted on line prior to the start of the hearing at  

    Committee Liaison: Juan Lopez

    Mail Address: Boston City Council, One City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA  02201

    Fax Number: 617-635-4203 – Attn: Docket #0616

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