The Des Moines City Council wants all food trucks to operate under the same regulations.
Food truck operators say the city needs to create more room on the road to allow for a vibrant, growing street food scene.
City says 96 percent surveyed favor ‘mobile units’ on city streets
The Carthage City Council on Tuesday approved motions to allow food trucks to operate in Central Park one Friday each month, and advanced on first reading an ordinance to regulate food truck operations there and in other areas of the city.
On Monday the Bangor City Council approved an ordinance amendment that will now allow up to "five seasonal concessions" on the waterfront, including giving them the option to extend their hours.
Celest Germain is one of more than a dozen food truck owners in the area ready to roll.
The turf battle brewing in Baltimore involving the city's food trucks is one that is playing out across the country as mobile vendors fight to park where they want, when they want.
The Cedar Rapids City Council approved the first reading of a mobile food vendor ordinance with a unanimous vote late Tuesday afternoon. Under the new ordinance, food vendors would need licenses and could not operate trucks between 2:30 and 6:30 in the mornings.
Will food trucks finally stay in downtown Atlanta for good? One councilman says yes.
Food trucks and carts are finding their home downtown for the Big 12 Championship this year.