New Food Trucks in Downtown Des Moines

It was busy at Des Moines’s City Council last night. The Des Moines City Council approved the city’s food truck pilot program Monday night.Vendors can apply for licenses later this week, with the first food strucks serving up meals as soon as April These would occur in four downtown locations in close proximity to downtown office buildings and hotels. Supporters believe news business should be welcomed and even though it’s not much new revenue, anything helps the city. Critics on the other hand believe the fees are too low and hurt existing establishments.