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"If you like good food, you've come to the right place," said Mayor Gregor Robertson. "This is affordable street food and it reflects Vancouver's cultural diversity -and it creates some truly new opportunities for local entrepreneurs."
With the 30-day window allotted by the Lathrop City Council officially over, the council will now prepare to hear whether the restaurant owners and the mobile vendors have reached any sort of agreement in regards to where and how long the lunch trucks should be able to operate in the community.
Now that the trial period has expired, MinneapolisCity Council must decide on whether or not to allow the expansion of food trucks to continue.
This summer, Shannon and other taco truck regulars will have a chance to help decide which of Lodi's vendors offers the best fare in town - at the city's inaugural taco truck cook-off. It's an event some say could help forge a bond between the city and the mobile food vendors who have been the center of controversy in recent years.
Each food truck chef decamps from his/her mobile vehicle and, just like before, hops into the Breadbar kitchen to prepare eight courses priced at $8 each.
The City Council voted this month to place a 45-day moratorium on new permits for mobile vendors, to allow time to flesh out that plan.
Alexander said “But they’re making a sizable amount of income. … We want things to be fair” between the trucks and existing, brick-and-mortar restaurants.