Number of Mayoral Appointments: 11
Term: Three years. The terms shall be staggered so that at least three (3) of the commissioners shall be appointed each year. No commissioner shall serve more than two terms.
Function: Determine the allocation of funding derived from Healthy Foods for Kids Sales Tax. The commission consists of 11 members appointed by the Mayor and 2 members appointed by City Council.
Qualifications: Must be a member of the Denver community.
Enabling Authorization: Ordinance #302
Meets: Third Friday of the month
Meeting Time: 9 am - 12 pm
Webb Municipal Building, Room 4.G.4
201 W Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80202
More information about the HFDK Initiative, including meeting schedule and documents, can be found here: https://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/environmental-health/our-divisions/community-and-behavioral-health/food-system-policies.html
Lauren Howe, Program Administrator
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