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-- us ever just go one of them Mac is for food carts in the country -- got really -- embrace this early on that last December the city here decided to streamline the process for trucks to be able to.
Basically get their permit pretty quickly pretty easily have the opportunity to to park in seven different locations that could be one truck moving around or seven different trucks.
When you talk to the trucks they say this is a great process it's -- up competition some of them have brick and mortar restaurants and you take into account where they parks not parking in front of other restaurants.
And some of these talks are doing very well take -- -- We're not taking away from somebody somebody will just initiatives -- rests on the -- that traditional -- on the gonna go eat their food.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- A once again that these talks about one right there they -- truck I does not park right sort of another restaurant in fact they take into account because they have their own brick and mortar location -- What are the brick and mortar restaurant owners trying to do here to compete.
And that's the issue because while that truck takes into account -- parks or other trucks that try to park right in front of some of these restaurants take this into -- account to.
You have some rest are some of brick and mortar locations here in the city that average about 7000 dollars a month in rent they also have to pay city taxes they have the highest minimum wage in the country out.
More than ten dollars an hour.
And then you have the struck the pulls up for three hours right in front of it.
And takes a spot some big brick and mortar restaurants aren't happy about that at all.
It is simply putting into it -- the base.
The city is basically.
-- -- subsidized food trucks.
It complete disregard.
To our interests but that's what's happening right now.
Andy's food trucks great I don't have to pay city minimum wage is in the coming in from outside of the city they don't have to pay a lot of the same taxes -- paying 9000 dollars a year that's -- not paying any other rent.
And the local restaurants here say that's just not fair right.
Well it may now be fair but it's pretty Smart.
On the -- -- operators part Adam Housley on a tour operators not thus far the city operations though yeah they're losing money that's -- -- Adam Housley thanks very much.
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