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Chicago: Should Alderman Tunney Recuse Himself From a Food Truck Vote?

Tom Tunney has some specific concerns over the possibility of food trucks coming too close to established brick-and-mortar restaurants.

Chicago Food Trucks: Alderman Tunney, Restaurant Owner, Throwing Up Road Blocks

Here in Chicago, the City Council has yet to pass legislation allowing food preparation onboard trucks.

Chicago: Dear Mr. Mayor – A Few Suggestions from a Humble Food Lover

"I don't want to be the only city without food trucks. So I want the restaurants to work with these guys to come up with a compromise."

The Battle for Chicago Food Trucks

Chicago remains the last major U.S. city to get on board with the food-truck trend, due largely to a city ordinance that states operators can serve but not prepare food on the streets.