The Perth City Council has approved a trial of mobile food trading in the City of Perth, but not in the CBD.
The red truck with a yellow awning ("which symbolizes the Chinese flag") launched yesterday, and the owner tells Eater that the plan is to serve "traditional, authentic" Chinese barbecued lamb skewers.
Curbside cuisine is offered in many major cities, and staff presented a plan at city hall Monday to allow three trucks to set up near Victoria Park from June to November, within the hours of 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
One luxury at this location that other truck gatherings don't have is tables, and while it made for easier balancing of food and drink. The downside is that it also meant having to hunt for a clean table when it got busiest. Another bonus is the shorter lines for everything at dinnertime. Trucks that usually have massively huge lines at other events, have very manageable one here, making this a nice place to try a variety of trucks.
Trucks would be limited to the 20 locations with a 500 foot buffer in which no other trucks could locate.
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Giving you a little early notice so you can plan your lunch for next Thursday. Fellon McCord is hosting their second annual “East End Food Truck Roundup” at their location at 10200 Forest Green Blvd on Thursday April 25.
The pilot program, which is slated to launch in May of this year, will see food trucks in operation over a one-year period while the new policies and procedures are evaluated.
Like all small business, owning a food truck has its upsides and its challenges. Also like all small business, the upsides and challenges that go along with food truck ownership can often times be predictable and even mitigated with a little research.
It seems as though everyone is caught up in the food truck craze these days; some people happily hurry over to grab some grub at the truck outside their office, others gather up groups of friends and make the trek to one of the many massive