Steering Committee

A Steering Committee has been selected to guide and to inform the Urban Ag Visioning process. Organizations represented on the Steering Committee include:

  • Best Bees
  • Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness
  • Boston Food Forest Coalition
  • The Boston Foundation
  • Boston Redevelopment Authority
  • Codman Square Neighborhood Development
  • City of Boston – Department of Neighborhood Development
  • City of Boston – Office of Food Initiatives
  • CropCircle Kitchen Pearl Food Production Facility
  • Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative
  • The Food Project
  • Freight Farms
  • Green City Growers
  • The Kendall Foundation
  • NUBIA
  • ReVision Urban Farm
  • Trust for Public Land
  • Trustees of Reservations / Boston Natural Areas Network
  • Tufts New Entry Sustainable Farming Project
  • Urban Farming Institute

From January to August 2015, Steering Committee members will meet monthly. These meetings will be open to the public, allowing all stakeholders to be a part of the discussion and vision development. At each of the monthly meetings, the group will determine benchmarks along the visioning process to make sure that all of the concerns, needs, and desires of constituents are addressed regarding urban agriculture, and that the goals of urban food production within the City of Boston are clearly defined.

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