Topic Municipal/Regional FPCs with strong government connection

Markham Agricultural Advisory Committee (MAAC)

Website Est. 2011 Background: In 2008, Markham initiated an Agricultural Assessment Study that concluded with recommendations, including the creation of a Agricultural Advisory Committee and a food charter. Also during this year,

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Vancouver Food Policy Council (VFPC)

Website Est. 2004 Background: In 1990, the need to enhance local food security became recognized in Vancouver. The Vancouver Food Policy Organization (VFPO) was formed in 1995, however their funding was lost

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Toronto Food Policy Council (TFPC)

Website Est. 1991 Background: The TFPC was first established in 1991 as a subcommittee of the Board of Health to advise the City on food policy issues. The TFPC is administratively situated

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