Cook County Board of Commissioners - Committee Meetings
December 18, 2019
Dr. Terry Mason, CEO Cook County Department of Public Health, reported on an initiative to address food purchases made throughout the offices and departments of Cook County government. This includes Stroger Hospital, County Jail, Juvenile Temporary Detention Center and others. After assessing costs, vendors, quality of food for healthy eating, etc., the program will promote sustainability, economic development, using local food growers, good quality food and other healthy eating goals. The power point presentation of this program is available on cook-county.legistar.com
Other topics discussed and/or passed by the various committees:
Observed by Karin Hribar
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