Details of "Healthy by Choice" released Wednesday
Posted at: 08/21/2013 6:37 AM | Updated at: 08/21/2013 8:03 PM
Rochester kicked off its Healthy Choice program on Wednesday. City leaders say this is a new initiative that will help monitor a number of programs to ensure the health of city taxpayers.
This new program includes summer meals for kids and lead poisoning prevention. Congresswoman Louise Slaughter was there and spoke about the importance of the summer meals which feeds children.
City officials will also look at the possible changes to the city codes as a way to regulate nutrition at neighborhood grocery stores, along with issues like speed limits and littering.