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  • All Quesnel residents are able to access healthy, nutritious and diverse food choices affordably.
  • Quesnel's local food system is a significant part of its diverse economy.
  • There is greater awareness and demand for local food and it is widely produced and available, enhancing Quesnel's food self-sufficiency.
  • Food and crops are grown in a sustainable manner, without reliance on unnatural fertilizers, herbicides and pesticides.
  • Farmland is effectively utilized, protected and expanded where possible, and government support for 'farm to fork' practices enhances the local food and agriculture industry.
  • Food production and processing practices are safe and contribute to providing healthy food to Quesnel residents and visitors.
  • A strong and sustainable food and agricultural sector, built on partnerships and collaborative approaches, takes advantage of local branding and cultural opportunities through education, skill development and engagement of the entire community.
  • Food production and processing practices conserve energy and water, use renewable energy sources where possible, use recycled and reused materials, and are moving towards zero waste.
  • There are numerous opportunities to grow and access food around the community.

ourQuesnel Strategy Areas

Arts IconArts, Culture, Recreation, and Leisure

Building IconBuildings and Sites

Communications IconCommunications and Connectivity Infrastructure

Economy IconEconomy, Work, Education and Skills Training

EcosystemsEcosystems, Natural Areas and Parks

EnergyEnergy, Water, Resources and Waste

FoodFood

Housing IconmHousing and Land Use

Social IconSocial and Community Well-being

Transportation IconTransportation and Mobility

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What is the Community doing?

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What is the City doing?

Estimate your personal greenhouse gas emissions

Get Power Smart!

Let the sun shine in

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Downloads

Official Community Plan

Official Community Plan - Map

Consolidated Zoning Bylaw

Zoning Bylaw - Map

Contacts

Tanya Turner
250-992-2111

ourquesnel@quesnel.ca

Disclaimer

Bylaws posted on the City of Quesnel website are provided for information or research purposes only and are not to be considered the official version.

 
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