I Love Bacon began rolling in mid-April. Patrick and Hill decided on a bacon-themed because it was different than other food truck concepts in this market, it’s Hill’s favorite ingredient
Decatur officials hope to lure foodies with a gourmet food festival called Invasion of the Food Trucks.
Food Truck Fest is underway at Redstone Arsenal and people are turning put en masse. Marshall Space Flight Center’s Exchange organized the week-long event.
Between Friday and Sunday, no less than five food festivals will be going on all around Birmingham, offering everything from grape leaves to gumbo, food truck fare to Italian cuisine.
It’s a crazy three days for the food trucks in Birmingham, and even better for the fans of the trucks.
Another food truck hit the streets, one of Birmingham’s rising-star chefs moved away, and the Alabama tourism folks crowned a new state barbecue king.
Thursday night, the city council approved an ordinance that allows them to operate seven days a week.
This week, the Birmingham City Council passed an ordinance that establishes a general operating permit fee for food trucks, creates “food zones” where trucks can set up, requires that the trucks be parked at least 150 feet from existing restaurants, and limits the hours of truck operation from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with some exceptions.
The city of Montgomery is bringing in food trucks to enhance the dining experience for people working downtown. The first one will be at the old State House Inn location off Madison Avenue — that’s where it’s required to park.
Nov 16 2013 | Posted in Montgomery
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The issue of how to regulate Birmingham’s growing food truck scene has been simmering at Birmingham City Hall since July 2012, when some restaurants complained the trucks and push carts were taking away their business.