Last night, the commission adopted a resolution calling for the Greenfield Town Council to create a Safe Community Ordinance. Commissioners also discussed holding a public forum on vandalism, creating an action plan to end hunger in our city, and having a meeting in community housing to foster dialogue between the commission and residents.
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Last night, the commission discussed the status of an investigation into recent hate email attacks, anti-bullying legislation, the town's poverty assessment, human rights awards, and planning for Summerfest 2017.
Last night, the commission released a statement on the subject of hate symbols in response to confederate flag displays, discussed their Match Program results, and expressed support for anti-bullying legislation.
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Three activists, Leah Penniman of Soul Fire Farm, Karen Washington of Rise & Root Farm, and Diana Robinson of the Food Chain Workers Alliance, explain how to bring racial justice to the food system. This panel was part of the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) 2016 Summer Conference.