The city of Knoxville is finally rolling out its pilot program for food trucks in a meeting tomorrow night, and we've got the scoop on the regulations they'll be presenting.
According to the documents below, food truck operators will have to pay an additional $500 fee on top of all their other licensing fees and submit the permit application below. There will also be seven designated food truck locations:
1) Main Street & Locust Street: in front of the Bank of America building, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.2) Locust Street & Cumberland Ave: across from the Duncan Federal building, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.3) West Church Ave. & State Street: South side of West Church Avenue, east of State Street and west of the KAT transit station, from 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.4) 300 Block of South Gay Street: adjacent to the TVA credit union, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.5) 200 Block of South Gay: adjacent to the Treble Clef Park, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.6) 300 Block of Depot Avenue: adjacent to Southern Railway, from 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.7) 200 Block of East Jackson Avenue; underneath James White Pkwy, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
We're working on getting comment from food truck owners and restauranteurs, so check back for more. In the meanwhile, feel free to peruse the documents for yourself.