The Cleveland–Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition: “We Have Evolved”

  title={The Cleveland–Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition: “We Have Evolved”},
  author={Colleen C. Walsh and Morgan Taggart and Darcy A. Freedman and Erika Trapl and Elaine A. Borawski},
  booktitle={Preventing chronic disease},
Several pieces of legislation passed in Cleveland, Ohio, from 2007 to 2011, focused on improving the city's food environment through urban agriculture initiatives. We used qualitative, case study methods, including interviews with 7 key informants, to examine the policy development process and investigate the role of the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition in developing and implementing 4 pieces of legislation. In this article, we focus on 2 pieces of legislation: zoning designation… CONTINUE READING