Category archives for: Somerville

Somerville, MA: Pennypackers Food Truck to Open a Brick-and-Mortar Restaurant in Somerville


Pennypackers, which debuted its truck in the summer of 2011, offers soups, salads, and sandwiches, and the owners now have two trucks–one stationed by the Marine Industrial Park in South Boston, and the other by Boston University.

Somerville, MA: Ordinance Passes to Regulate Food Trucks

Sofia Adams for the Tufts Daily
The Somerville Board of Aldermen last month approved an ordinance that requires food trucks to apply for licenses from the city, among other regulations.

Current food trucks with an existing license will be grandfathered in. When the license expires, they will be required to apply under the new ordinance

Boston, MA: Aldermen Balk at Prospect of Food Trucks in Somerville

Food trucks line up at the SOWA Open Market. Credit Chris Masci

It’s back to the drawing board for a food truck ordinance