2 Chicago Alderman Continue To Protect Restaurants

CHICAGO, IL – Food carts will soon be legal in Chicago, but the fight for food-cart freedom may have just begun.

The Chicago City Council lifted […]

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2 Food Trucks Help Kankakee Join Mobile Food Movement

KANKAKEE, IL – Farm fresh food is in demand, and two local food trucks are putting it on wheels.

Crème of the Crop and Dine and […]

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Northbrook Law Allows Food Trucks While Protecting Restaurants

NORTHBROOK, IL – After almost a year of deliberations and discussions with community members, Northbrook officials have passed a set of regulations for food trucks, […]

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Chicago Pushcart Ordinance Introduced: Vote Could Be Delayed

It’s wonderful to see an ordinance formally introduced. But with election not taking place for 9 months, you can bet pushcart vendors won’t see any […]

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Chicago’s Next Mobile Food Discussion: Food Carts

Rahm Emanuel continues to push the idea that food trucks in Chicago are thriving under his leadership, too bad the Mayor’s “Yes Men” have him […]

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Chicago Food Trucks Get Five More Parking Locations

Big talk continues to come out of the Mayor’s office about helping food trucks, yet food truck registrations are down nearly 50% since last year.

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Chicago Doner Truck To Debut At Dark Lord Day

CHICAGO, IL – Attention late-night drinkers: the “DonerMen” are coming.

Indie rockers Shawn Podgurski and Phil Naumann from the band Sybris have embarked on a food […]

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Chicago Food Truck Ordinance Works As Planned

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago’s regulations of food trucks have achieved their desired effect: protecting restaurants by crushing food trucks.

The Schnitzel King reports on Facebook:

“Happy Monday schnitzelers! First […]

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Chicago’s Street Food Superheros: Street Vendors For Justice

CHICAGO, IL – Following in the footsteps of their food truck brethren, Chicago’s street cart vendors are pushing for legalization of their trade.

Currently, vendors may […]

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Chicago Law To Banish Food Trucks To Lower Wacker

CHICAGO, IL – Food truck operators are crying foul over proposed regulations that would significantly restrict where and when their mobile businesses could operate in […]

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