Working with MN Local Governments to Increase Access to Healthy Food: Part II - Local Community Planning (2016)

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Monday, May 16, 2016

This webinar, the second in a series, helps prepare food and health advocates for productive collaborations by sharing an overview of how and why planners make decisions. Additionally, speakers provide some concrete tools and examples that attendees can use with their own city planners.

This webinar has already occurred. Please use the resources below:

Webinar Slides [PDF]

Webinar Recording:


  • Andy Hubley, Director, Regional Planning Division of the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission (ARDC)
  • Ellen Pillsbury, Active Transportation Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Health
  • Eric Weiss, Community Health Planner, Center for Prevention at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota


  • Mary Marrow, Staff Attorney, Public Health Law Center


For current information, visit our Minnesota Healthy Eating & Active Living page.