Fifteen out of 40 cities received a medal for their healthy food procurement policies, including eight gold, two silver, and five bronze.
Out of the nation’s 40 largest cities
How did we award healthy procurement policy medals?
City has a procurement policy mandating nutrition standards
Policy applies to all city contracts
Policy applies to vending machines only
Vending policy requires at least 75% of all food and beverages meet nutrition standards
Vending policy requires at least 50% of foods and beverages meet nutrition standards