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food access

Grocery Stories: Fresh Food Access for Pennsylvania Neighborhoods

Making sure neighborhoods have walkable, accessible grocery stores prevents urban dwellers from leaving for the suburbs.  Yet, many urban neighborhoods lack grocery stores or markets offering fresh foods.  

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Grocery Stories: Food Access And Sustainable Communities

The US Department of Agriculture has just identified thousands of "food deserts" across the country.

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