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United Way Halifax May 8
1 in 5 people are facing food insecurity in Halifax. Halifax's Smart Cities proposal looks at innovative ways to ensure everyone in our city has access to affordable, nutritious food.
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Ian A. Whytock 15 Mar 18
It's interesting to comparre Toronto's approach to citizen engagement on the smart cities challenge vs. HRM. Toronto engages citizens to come up with the "big idea" - HRM issues big idea (food insecurity) and then seeks citizen engagement
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Nancy Phillips 10 Mar 18
We have partnered with , and many others to launch ’s bid for the Smart Cities Challenge. Let us know your thoughts on improving access to affordable, healthy food in our communities by taking the survey at:
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Renée LeVangie 14 Mar 18
has the second highest rate of food insecurity in Canada. Let's change that. Learn more about the Smart Cities Challenge () and share your experience by participating in the survey:
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hfxgov May 7
Our bid for the Smart Cities Challenge is aimed at ensuring we provide all residents with access to affordable, healthy food. To see Halifax’s proposal visit
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innovacorp 7 Mar 18
Hey tech friends, just launched Halifax's bid for the Smart Cities Challenge. Let’s help our community get access to the food they need to thrive. You know about – or are building! – tech solutions that can help, so get involved.
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innovacorp 9 Mar 18
Smart Cities is all about using tech, data & innovation to tackle social issues. is working on our entry & you can help. Get involved at
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͏ Sara Gillis 22 Mar 18
Fascinating discussion at tonight’s event at on the topic of food security. Almost all attendees were newcomers to Canada and had so much to share on their experiences with food strategies from their home countries.
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HRCE Healthy School Communities 13 Mar 18
Have you provided input to the Smart Cities challenge to help best address access to affordable, healthy food? Here are some key messages to consider when filling out the survey
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innovacorp 14 Mar 18
Halifax is entering the Smart Cities Challenge and needs your help. (Pls RT) Public engagement sessions start soon to gather insights on how we can improve access to affordable, healthy food. Share your input at a session or via the survey.
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Fairview Family Ctr 8 Mar 18
Wow this would be awesome for ! $50 million !! who or what agencies are working on this proposal ? 😀😀😀 imagine the possibilities 🤔🤔
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Sidekick Interactive 11 Apr 18
Mobile app with interactive map to get around the city and discover the best places for healthy food ! We could also set up free access vegetable gardens and integrate their position in the app, and their status, such as « need water », « harvest available » ...
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hfxgov 24 Mar 18
If you're headed to one of the Mobile Food Market locations today (Needham Community Centre & 3 Ford St in Fairview), you can learn more about and how you can help!
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Nathan Dennison 20 Mar 18
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Office of the Mayor 19 Mar 18
Help us by lending your voice to the Smart Cities Challenge. Participate by taking the online or in-person surveys, or at one of the upcoming public engagement sessions. More info at
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leslie power 12 Mar 18
other options to fill out survey? Ppl who experience food insecurity most may not have access to computer/internet
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United Way Halifax 28 Mar 18
The survey closed Saturday at midnight, but we're thrilled that 2,169 surveys were completed! Stay tuned for next steps!
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hfxgov 24 Mar 18
TODAY (Mar. 24): A session is being held at Sheet Harbour Public Library from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Join us, and help us address accessibility to affordable, healthy food by sharing your experiences.
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Fergus Dearden 25 Mar 18
I think I can be of great help to . You need economics to deal with a social economic problem. My economic overlay "Blueprint" can help greatly with your application.
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Nancy Phillips 7 Mar 18
Heard about the Smart Cities Challenge? Help us by taking the Smart Cities Survey. Tell us what will make a real difference in improving access to affordable, healthy food in Halifax. Survey: Let’s combat poverty together.
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