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This category allows us to share the most important news stories about food trucks, food carts and street food from around the country.

Publix Super Markets Recalls Publix Premium Pancake and Waffle Mixes

LAKELAND, FL - Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for certain Publix Premium Pancake and Waffle Mixes after being informed by the supplier [...]

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Davenport Moves From Food Truck Pilot Program To Permanent Rules

DAVENPORT, IA - Davenport's food truck pilot program was such a success that the city is drafting an ordinance to make operations a permanent fixture [...]

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Perrysburg Drafting Food Truck Legislation; Discussion To Follow

PERRYSBURG, OH - The city may add a permitting process for food trucks, but it won’t approach the level of protection that a downtown business [...]

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Judge Sides With Chicago’s Protectionist Food Truck Rules

CHICAGO, IL — A Cook County circuit court judge has ruled against a Chicago food truck operator in a case involving city rules requiring mobile [...]

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Iowa City Food Truck Association Presses For More Food Truck Freedom

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - When Kyle Sieck turned his farmers market burrito stand business into the Local Burrito food truck three years ago, the Corridor’s [...]

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Cedarburg Wisconsin Continues Food Truck Debate

CEDARBURG, WI - Food trucks have become a contentious issue in Cedarburg this year. On one side of the coin are those who believe they [...]

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Hollywood Business Owners Start Food Truck Fight With Vendors

HOLLYWOOD, CA - Food truck worker Reina Estrada says she’s just trying to make a living. “I’m just trying to take care of my family. I [...]

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Oregon High School Teacher Wins 100K For Food Truck Program

PENDLETON, OR - A Pendleton High School teacher was awarded a $100,000 grant from Farmers Insurance Tuesday for her efforts to begin a new cooking, marketing and [...]

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North Carolina Food Truck Vendor Robbed Monday Night

BURLINGTON, NC - A food truck vendor with her child inside was robbed Monday evening, Burlington police said. It happened at 548 N. Church Street. [...]

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Omaha Council Applies Tax To Food Trucks In The Name Of Fairness

OMAHA, NE - The Omaha City Council voted Tuesday to expand the city's restaurant tax to food truck vendors. Council members Aimee Melton and Chris Jerram [...]

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