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City Council To Vote On Less Strict Food Truck Regulations

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Brian Coddington with the City of Spokane says that they have reached a “good consensus” on how to regulate food trucks. Brian Coddington with the City of Spokane says that they have reached a “good consensus” on how to regulate food trucks.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Brian Coddington with the City of Spokane says that they have reached a “good consensus” on how to regulate food trucks.

The vote was supposed to happen last month, but was postponed until this Monday. City Council wanted more time to decide on what the best rules were for food trucks. The new regulations that they will be voting on this time are less strict than the ones they had proposed last month.

Food trucks will only have to be 50 feet from restaurants, instead of 75. Also, they will only have to pay a flat $60 a year instead of a $40 fee and then $10 per location.

The city has been working with restaurants and food trucks for a year now to try and find a solution suitable for both parties.

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