Wafels & Dinges recently signed a five-year Parks Department contract to serve food at Prospect Park's Ninth Street entrance starting in the spring of 2013.
"Food trucks and mobile operators can be a good way to draw people into areas they wouldn’t normally go into,” Ellison said.
"We believe this isn't a trend or a fad, and it's not going to go away," Gearig said.
Food truck defenders can be happy, at least for now, that the issue was tabled.
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