Mayor Lee Signs Urban Agriculture Legislation

Mayor Lee Signs Urban Agriculture Legislation Mayor Edwin M. Lee today signed into law an amendment to San Francisco’s planning code that will explicitly allow for “urban agriculture” in all areas of the City and the sale of produce from urban gardens in all non-residential zones.

“The Urban Agriculture Ordinance will allow for greater local food production within City limits,” said Mayor Lee. “This legislation will not only help support our community through the increased production of fresh, locally grown produce, but will also revitalize vacant arable land and create green jobs.” Read more.

Posted on April 20, 2011 | The comments to this entry are closed.