Food Policy Council

Our Mission

The Siouxland food policy consists of a diverse group of stakeholders working together to create a secure, accessible, affordable, healthy and sustainable regional food system through advocacy and education.

The Food Policy Council meets monthly on the 1st Monday of every month at Siouxland District Health Department office. If you are interested in attending, please contact Anais Adame at

Meeting Location

Siouxland District Health Department
1014 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA 51105
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Food Policy Council Goals

Connect economic development, food security efforts, preservation of agricultural and environmental concerns,

Support the development and expansion of locally produced food,

Review proposed legislation and regulations that affect food systems,

Gather and share information on community food systems.

Community Gardens

Find a garden and discover the many positive impacts gardening has on both individuals and communities.

Healthy Restaurants

Enjoy a meal at a local NEMS-R-assessed restaurant that offers healthy foods and beverages.