Louisville Metro Extends Metered Parking to Food Trucks

Food truck vendors have met with Louisville Metro Government officials to further ease restrictions on operations. Vendors can now park up to four hours at parking meters, without extra hassle. Vendors met with local officials from Inspections, Licenses and Permits and other agencies on Tuesday to ask permission to set up at parking meters, paying […]

Louisville Committee Approves Amendments to Food Truck Ordinance

The Louisville Metro Council Public Safety Committee has approved changes to regulations that ease operations for mobile food vendors. “We were previously zoned out of the vast majority of land mass in Louisville Metro and the zoning amendments are very helpful,” said Leah Stewart, owner of Louisville Dessert Truck. “Now we can go into commercial […]

New Food Truck Regulations Draw Criticism: State of the News [Audio]

Louisville food truck operators expected new regulations to make things easier for them, but many say what happened was the opposite. The rules call for, among other things, background checks and permits for all workers — something owners say isn’t required of workers in traditional brick and mortar restaurants. Friday on State of the News, […]