Goddeeris, Laura
June 2012
Public Management (00333611);Jun2012, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p24
The article focuses on the quest of the local governments to programs and policies that back up local and regional food systems in the U.S. It discusses the motivations and opportunities for local governments to thrive in communities through food systems and aligning it with resiliency, entrepreneurship, and place making. It asserts that to make these efforts possible, partnerships and significant community involvement are crucial to all activities.


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