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d.c. Food Trucks

Black-Owned Food Trucks Give New Meaning to Meals on Wheels

The Root | Yesha Callahan | Posted 11.20.2014 | Black Voices

Once a month from April through October, in a vacant Washington, D.C., lot near the famed Nationals Park, about 20 food trucks convene for an evening ...

Food Truck Fever

Meshelle Armstrong | Posted 04.09.2014 | DC
Meshelle Armstrong

Food trucks serve food, and restaurants serve food. Will the strict regulations governing restaurants be lifted since food trucks could not possibly comply? Will the guidelines be changed?

D.C. Food Truck Documentary Chronicles Odd War

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.23.2013 | DC

All is interesting in love and restaurant wars? Food trucks and brick-and-mortar restaurants have been at odds since the trucks began their curbsid...

Mother Trucker: Why I Quit My Day Job

Kristina Kern | Posted 05.08.2013 | Taste
Kristina Kern

Owning a food truck isn't where I saw my life heading when I was in college. I didn't realize when I decided to take this business plunge that my new eau de parfum was going to have natural hints of vanilla and brown sugar, but then again, I didn't anticipate a lot of things.

Mike Isabella Plans Big Food Truck Spectacle

The Huffington Post | Eliza LaJoie | Posted 07.24.2012 | DC

Ready for a celebrity chef's food truck fantasy? For one day only, D.C. toque Mike Isabella of Graffiato and the newly-opened Bandolero will take ...

Make the Smart Choice: Don't Limit Where Food Trucks Can Park in the District

Baylen J. Linnekin | Posted 05.17.2012 | DC
Baylen J. Linnekin

How can the District regulate smartly when it comes to food trucks and parking? Squeezing food trucks into designated parking spaces would limit choice and stifle entrepreneurship while providing the public with no benefits whatsoever.

Food Truck Operation Denies Racism Charge (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The letter starts "Dear Idiots." That's the friendliest part. On Friday, disgruntled D.C. area resident Drew Franklin, posted an "Ope...

Rachel Tepper

2 Former Clowns Start Circus-Themed Food Truck | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you think local food trucks couldn't get any wackier in D.C., just wait. Two former circus clowns recently launched Cirque Cuisine, a...

Rachel Tepper

LOOK: Jose Andrés' New Food Truck Is 'Like A Toy To Have' | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Celebrity chef José Andrés just added a new title to his growing list of accolades: food truck owner. The James Beard Award winner wil...

Food Trucks Are a Win-Win

Leland Morris | Posted 04.11.2012 | DC
Leland Morris

The D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs' newly proposed vending regulations reflect a number of compromises. On the whole, however, we believe they are a positive step forward.