Halton, ON, Community Garden Policy Scan

November 2013

By: Halton Regional Municipal


Urban Agriculture

This report  wascommissioned by the Halton Food Council for the Halton Region, ON, as an external scan of academic and grey literature as well as policies, by-laws, and regulations adopted by Ontario municipalities to inform an internal review of policies within the city. It demonstrates that municipalities of all sizes and geographies have adopted policies, processes, or, operational agreements that can provide a shared model for learning. This report serves as a resource for other municipalities and organizations across Ontario who are interested in developing community gardens.