Food System Policy Division

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City of New Haven Awarded First-Ever USDA Food Grants

October 13, 2020 

October 13, 2020


NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Ahead of World Food Day this Friday, today New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Connecticut Commissioner of Agriculture Bryan Hurlburt, New Haven Community Services Administrator Dr. Mehul Dalal and New Haven Food System Policy Director Latha Swamy will host a press conference at New Haven City Hall to announce that the City is the first-ever recipient of two newly formed USDA grants.

New Haven Receives Two USDA Grants

Mayor Elicker, Rep. DeLauro, Commissioner Hurlburt, Dr. Dalal, Latha Swamy

New Haven City Hall, 2nd Floor Atrium

165 Church Street, New Haven, CT

Tuesday, October 13, 2020


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Latha Swamy

Office: (203) 946-7907

165 Church Street
New Haven, CT. 06510