Document Type

Research Report

Original Publication Date


Date of Submission

December 2018


In the 2018 session of the Virginia General Assembly, multiple pieces of legislation were brought to committee, proposing the creation of a fund to catalyze public-private partnerships to expand access to Virginians residing in food deserts. Through the creation of the fund, underserved communities would see the construction, rehabilitation and expansion of food retailers in their communities ameliorate food desserts.

Is Part Of

VCU Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute Publications