Downtown Winnipeg Community Food Assessment

With the closure of three grocery stores in the past two years, the food landscape downtown has changed dramatically. Access to healthy, affordable foods has plunged, forcing downtown residents to rely on stores with fewer healthy food options, pay more for food, and travel long distances to access the food they need. Many residents also live with limited income and face economic barriers to accessing food.

Read the report 4-pager here

Read the full report here

Food Matters Manitoba has completed a series of community food assessments across Winnipeg in the last four years. For a full listing, pleaseĀ click here.