City Council Committee on Government Operations Hearing on Docket #0454
A hearing to discuss an ordinance to establish a food recovery program and formally create the Office of Food Justice.
Ordinance formally creating the Office of Food Justice and establishing a food recovery program in the City of Boston.
This matter was sponsored by Councilor Ricardo Arroyo and Councilor Gabriela Coletta and was referred to the Committee on March 1, 2023.
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.
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Staff Contact: Meghan Kavanagh
Mail Address: Docket #0454 City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201
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