The couple says they went through the appropriate hoops to properly license the trucks early last year. Excise and licensing, they say, gave them the go-ahead.
Lee now has another project on his roster: a Manhattan lunch truck peddling pulled meat that riffs on "barbecue meat around the world."
The owner, Alberto Loera, says he was forced to move from his old spot along Lexington Avenue on the Upper East Side. “The police just was showing up everyday, everyday giving us summons, giving us tickets.