Objective:

Support and develop an equitable urban growing environment in San Diego by facilitating collaboration, research and policy changes

Initiative Resources:

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Urban Agriculture Incentive Zones (AB551)

Fact Sheet for AB551

Contact List of Elected Officials of Cities within San Diego County

Letters of Support Templates  Please feel free to use these letters of support to reach out to your local elected officials!
From a community member
From a land owner with existing urban agriculture lease
From a landowner interested in urban agriculture lease
From an urban grower

FAQs on Status of Urban Agriculture Incentive Zones

Framework for Cities to implement the Ordinance in San Diego County

UAIZSD.COM Resource page for Urban Agriculture Incentive Zones (currently in development) 

Site includes map of vacant lots, directory for growers looking for land, and general info on UAIZ

Working Group Leadership Contact:

Elle Mari (emari@ucsd.edu)
Kim Heinle (kheinle@baysidecc.org)

Working Group Meetings:

Please contact the Working Group co-chairs above if you are interested in attending. 
Generally 4th Wed of every month 3-4:30pm

Urban Ag Project Presentations: