Category archives for: Traverse City

Traverse, MI: Customers Flocking to Food Trucks

Down on Front Street, there’s a busy corner where dozens of customers are taking advantage of a variety offered by four different trucks.

Long lines are forming as customers check out what food trucks rolling into Traverse City have to offer. Down on Front Street, there’s a busy corner where dozens of customers are taking advantage of a variety offered by four different trucks.

Traverse, MI: Food Trucks Roar Into Traverse City’s Culinary Scene

(Photo: Traverse City Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Long known for its scenic beauty and recreational bounty, this Lake Michigan resort community has also been attracting attention as one of America’s most unique culinary destinations, thanks to fans like celebrity chef Maro Batali, and was named one of the country’s Top Five Foodie Towns by Bon Appetit..

Traverse City, MI: Traverse City Food Truck Owner Optimistic About City’s New Rules, Even With Competition Rolling In

The Roaming Harvest Food Truck operated by Simon Joseph of Lake Ann. Joseph as been vocal in the debate about food trucks in Traverse City.

Despite some opposition by downtown restaurant owners, commissioners at their regular meeting on Monday, May 6 agreed to allow food trucks to operate on city property in select areas following a year of study and debate over the issue.

Traverse City, MI: Will Food Trucks Soon Be Rolling into Downtown Traverse City?

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The ordinance would allow up to two mobile food vendors to operate on city property from 7 a.m. until 11 p.m. in four different city parking lots. The proposed areas would be downtown and on State Street between Pine and Union.

Traverse City, MI: Food Truck Debate Resumes

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Downtown Traverse City business owners are being asked where food trucks should be allowed. The issue has been simmering since the cost of a permit went up last yea

Traverse City, MI: Food Tuck Revolution Hits Traverse City as Leaders Weigh Locations, Fees for Mobile Vendors

The Roaming Harvest Food Truck operated by Simon Joseph of Lake Ann. Joseph as been vocal in the debate about food trucks in Traverse City.

After stops in Kalamazoo, Detroit and Grand Rapids, the Great Food Truck Debate has now parked itself in Traverse City.

Traverse City, MI: Food Trucks Caught Up In Fee Hike

Roaming Harvest at Seventh and Elmwood, Traverse City.

At $100 a day, I mean that’s almost forbidding me from coming downtown,” Joseph explains.