PHOTO: WIMA/Jason Aldrich

Activate Allen County is launching a new program to gather the public’s input on how to deal with Food Deserts in Allen County.

The first of the series of Public Focus Groups starts today at at the YMCA Annex on

South West Street
.

Denise Barnes with ActivateAllenCounty explained what these focus groups are going to cover.

Another forum is being held tomorrow at at the Argonne Hotel on

North Elizabeth Street-
where once again the meeting will be followed with a chance to learn from professional chefs how to cook healthy meals in a crock pot.