This type of business will be largely cash intensive, gross receipts will be the main focus for the examination.
Food Truck Fridays is a victim of its own success. The city of Napa looked like it was playing fun police last week when announcing that the popular monthly event near Oxbow Public Market was being shut down until it could acquire the necessary use permits.
Fresno's code enforcement practice for too long has relied on an aggressive "drive-by" approach that is aimed at solving neighborhood problems by writing tickets for code violations -- many of them of the trivial variety.
There has been discussion recently about the use of public streets in Santa Barbara for food trucks. Reader Ken sent me a link to the official Santa Barbara Municiple Code for everything you can and cannot do in Santa Barbara.
The Town Council will receive public comment during its businesses meeting Monday, after which it could propose rule changes, call a public hearing and direct staff to draft regulations governing food trucks.
Altadena's newest monthly event, Fancy Food Truck Fridays, is at risk of being shut down due to a potential county code violation, according to one of the event's organizers.