Every Bridgeport resident has easy access to, skills to prepare, and desire to consume healthy, mostly local foods. Bridgeport food access is driven by Bridgeport residents and opportunities for livable wage job creation.
The Food Policy Council meets on the third Wednesday of every
month at 6:00p.m. unless otherwise announced. Please see the meeting schedule linked below for meeting locations. Please use the drop-down menu to access the meeting agendas and minutes.
Listing files in 'Meeting Minutes and Agendas'
FPC Advisory Groups
The Food Policy Council currently has four Advisory Groups focused on improving food access in the City of Bridgeport. These groups are:
Urban Agriculture- Chaired by Cristina Sandolo, Executive Director of Green Village Initiative
Food-Based Economic Development- This Chair position has recently opened, please direct questions/comments to Juniper at firstname.lastname@example.org
School Wellness Policy- Chaired by Raquel Rivera-Pablo, Owner / Chef Instructor, A Pinch of Salt, LLC, and Co-Chaired by Gina Smith, Community Health Improvement Coordinator, Yale New Haven Health System
Community Outreach- This Chair position has recently opened, please direct questions/comments to Jessi McNeill at email@example.com
If you are interested in learning more about the Food Policy Council and would like to be added to our ListServ, please email Jessi McNeill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To join the Google Group listserv, click here.
Maritza Bond, MPH
Director of Health & Social Services
999 Broad Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: (203) 576-7680
Fax: (203) 576-8311