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Jennifer Hattam
Design / Urban Design
September 6, 2012

Fresh Moves Mobile Produce Market

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fresh moves mobile produce market chicago

credit: Architecture for Humanity Chicago

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Architecture for Humanity Chicago took a different approach to improving food access and eating habits in inner-city areas, buying up an old Chicago Transit Authority bus and retrofitting it into a single-aisle grocery store. Dubbed the Fresh Moves Mobile Produce Market, it travels through the Windy City's "food deserts," selling fresh produce and offering classes on cooking and nutrition.