City Council passes Queens lawmaker’s bill ensuring New Yorkers have access to healthy, affordable food

The City Council on Thursday, April 22, unanimously passed Councilman Paul Vallone’s bill regarding the production, processing, distribution and consumption of food which will assist the city’s goal to ensure that all New Yorkers have access to healthy, affordable food. 

The bill, Intro 1680, is a critical step in developing the equitable and transformative food policy strategies for tomorrow, Vallone said. 

More from Around New York