Food Deserts in Urban America: Problems and Solutions (Market-based…
Food Deserts in Urban America: Problems and Solutions
Defining terms of the argument
What constitutes 'healthy' food options for a community?
What conditions represent evidence of the presence of a 'food desert'?
Distance? Quality of food offered?
Government based solutions
Already in place - how effective?
Increasingly being cut
Increased community involvement
Community based definition of health
Community based definition of access
Gentrification used as an excuse to make change w/o
Is gentrification inevitable?
Do new options marketed as 'solutions' to food deserts hurt
impoverished communities instead?
Wholesale produce network
Connection to gentrification?