Street Vendor Tickets Are On The Rise, A Year After City Moved Enforcement From NYPD
The most recent city data available shows vendors got more tickets in the third quarter of 2021 than during the same period in 2019.
Jan 24, 5:00 AM
NYC Street Protests Have Been A Bright Spot For Struggling Street Vendors
“Everybody now... we cry. No business, no food, no anything. I'm going today because I have family."
Jun 9, 2020 11:49 AM
Street Vendors Face Plummeting Business As NYC Streets Empty During Coronavirus PAUSE
"Without adequate relief efforts, New York City's street vendors are forced to continue to work, risking their health and well-being in the process."
Mar 24, 2020 1:26 PM
The Last Ever Vendys Is Happening In September
New York City's longest-running street food showdown has one final delicious competition.
Updated: May 22, 2019 4:43 PM
Street Vendors Say Proposal To Oust Them From WTC Site Is Islamophobic
The NYPD asserts that a proliferation of food vendors "can soften an officer's vigilance when similar looking equipment being used to hide explosives."
Updated: Jun 18, 2018 5:17 PM
Photos: The Best Street Food Vendors In NYC
Did your favorite taco truck take home top honors at the Vendys? Find out who won in each of the event's main categories.
Updated: Sep 18, 2017 12:36 PM
Meet The 'Bad Hombres' Competing In This Year's Vendy Awards
The Vendys are taking aim at Donald Trump's demeaning "bad hombres" assertion, creating a new category celebrating Latinx food vendors.
Updated: Sep 12, 2017 2:23 PM
Street Vendors Sue City After DOH Seizes & Disappears Their Food Carts
Both vendors allege their property was taken without any way for them to get it back, a violation of their constitutional rights.
Updated: Apr 27, 2017 5:08 PM
And NYC's Best Mobile Food Vendor Is...
This year's Vendy Awards sought to find out!
Updated: Sep 14, 2015 1:25 PM
Midtown Kosher/Halal Food Cart Fight Is Real Life "Palestinian Chicken"
The two sides are locked in "a veritable falafel fatwa."
Updated: Feb 16, 2015 8:54 AM
Street Vendors Tricking DOH To Avoid Paying Fines
Vendors apply for new licenses under different names to avoid paying thousands in fines from the agency.
Updated: Apr 28, 2014 12:41 PM
Street Vendors Owe Over $7 Million In Unpaid Fines
But are those fines really fair?
Updated: Jul 23, 2013 12:08 PM
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