food deserts Expanding Access To Fresh Food And Healthy Living On The South Side By Mike Foley • Mar 13, 2018 A south side Columbus group has expanded its fresh food market for low income residents in a unique way. Some State Lawmakers See Farmyard Animals As A Means Of Combating Food Deserts By Ohio Public Radio • May 13, 2017 Ohio Public Radio Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill designed to help people living in urban areas who cannot readily access fresh foods. Faith-Based Group Getting City Money To Open Grocery Store In Franklinton By Jim Letizia • May 5, 2017 Jim Letizia The City of Columbus is providing funding to a faith-based non-profit to build a grocery store and cafe in Franklinton. State, Businesses Partner To Get Healthy Food To The Poor By Ohio Public Radio • Mar 8, 2016 Ohio Public Radio State officials and businesses are teaming up to bring more fresh food to low-income and underserved areas. OSU Joins Study On Rural Food Deserts By Associated Press • Mar 27, 2013 Ohio State University is taking part in a project led by South Dakota State University to help isolated communities increase the availability of nutritious food.