Local Food Survey Questions Summary

Candidate name 1. How do you see the city’s role in food system sustainability, access to local food, and the connection to health?

Tay Butt

By supporting local farmers to be at par at national level and promoting food.

Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (Incumbent)

Promoting the new Market-more local produce by local farmers.By promoting local food production,and protection.Advocating for incentives to build greenhouses(solar)-extending the growing season and ensuring a better nutritious quality.

Robert McCarthy

Shawn Ouimet

Candidate name 2. How would you develop local agriculture and fresh water and forest foods?

Tay Butt

By giving more incentives to local agricultural stake holders to showcase their produce.

Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (Incumbent)

Supporting eat local action plan -see answers below.

Robert McCarthy

Shawn Ouimet

Multiple choice questions:

Candidate name (a) A food action plan for the city (b) Developing targets for procurement of local food in municipal institutions (c) Providing support for urban agriculture initiatives (d) Expanding the amount of land preserved for agricultural use and avoiding incompatible use (e) Designating the market as a Farmer’s Market

Tay Butt

I will vote in favour I will vote in favour Unsure I will vote in favour I will vote in favour

Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (Incumbent)

I will vote in favour I will vote in favour I will vote in favour I will vote in favour

Robert McCarthy

Shawn Ouimet

Unsure Unsure I will vote in favour Unsure I will vote in favour
Explanations:

Candidate name Explanations

Tay Butt

Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (Incumbent)

I support in theory however questons (d) is unclear- .Are you talking about reverting rural land to agricultural,changing the zoning? We need a plan to extend our growing season (including greenhouses-even solar opportunities ).

Robert McCarthy

Shawn Ouimet


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WaterWater Quality
NaturalEnvironmentNatural Environment
LocalFoodLocal Food
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