Strategies & Actions

Hamilton Food Strategy

How to get involved

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No matter how you connect with food, we want to hear from you! We are seeking community input on our Hamilton’s Food Strategy, about new food programs, and food education. Public consultation open until July 229, 2022.

Have your say and join the conversation!

  • Take the Food Strategy Progress Survey
  • Tell us about your experience with access to quality food in your neighbourhood

Hamilton Food Strategy Report Cover

Hamilton’s Food Strategy (PDF, 9.28 MB) guides the food related work of City departments while supporting collaboration and innovation within the City and with community partners from all sectors of the food system. The Food Strategy takes a holistic approach that looks at all the parts of a food system to optimize the allocation of resources for food actions.

The Food Strategy includes:

  • 4 overarching goals
  • 14 food system recommendations
  • 46 actions

Setting the Table to Move into Action (PDF, 43 KB)

Food Strategy Vision

A city with a sustainable food system where all people at all times have economic and physical access to enough safe, nutritious food to meet their dietary needs and food preferences.

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