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Center for a Livable Future


The Mayor, Food Depot, and Eat Right Live Well


The Food Depot on Frederick Avenue in Southwest Baltimore celebrated the arrival of Mayor Rawlings-Blake and innovative strategies to improve food access.

On June 13, 2013, Mayor Rawlings-Blake visited Food Depot in Southwest Baltimore to celebrate an innovative retail strategy for addressing health disparities in food deserts. She outlined her new food desert retail strategy, which includes the retention and expansion of existing grocery stores in food deserts. (Essay by Christine Grillo; photos by Michael Milli, 2013, unless otherwise noted.)

Read more about the event at Food Depot.