neighborhood grocery http://wvxu.org en Eliminating food deserts in Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/eliminating-food-deserts-cincinnati <p>A recent <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvxu/files/201210/Cin_reportFINAL.PDF" target="_blank">report</a> suggests Cincinnati set-up a $15 million fund to attract grocery stores to city neighborhoods that are currently described as food deserts.&nbsp; These are geographic areas with low access to affordable, healthy food.</p><p>A study finds there are 24 supermarkets in the Cincinnati metropolitan area, putting the region below the national average by about 10 stores.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 17:41:19 +0000 Jay Hanselman 4697 at http://wvxu.org Eliminating food deserts in Cincinnati