Monday, January 7, 2013
Town commissioners voted unanimously in favor of legislation that will allow food trucks to operate in specified areas in Bel Air.
The Bel Air Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allow food trucks in the town of Bel Air. Food trucks will be allowed only in the areas outlined in the map here. The areas in blue are permitted for use and the areas highlighted in red are permitted right-of-ways. The roving businesses will also be subject to license fees of $240 for 90 days and $400 for one-year as well as designated times for operation. Six people expressed their opinions on the legislation during public hearings that took place before the final vote. Most of the comments were in favor of food trucks. Several food truck owners thanked the town for their forward thinking. "This is the fastest growing segment in the food industry," Damien Bohager said. Bridget Lloyd…
The Bel Air Board of Commissioners will meet at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 7 for its regularly scheduled public meeting.
Bel Air officials have a trio of public hearings scheduled for the first business meeting of 2013. The biggest issue on the agenda is the question of whether or not to allow food trucks in the town of Bel Air. The permitted areas for food trucks to operate has changed since the plan was first proposed. The updated plan includes higher fees and fewer permitted areas for operation, according to a story on ExploreHarford.com. You can find the updated map here. The time for community input is tonight with a public hearing on the issue slated to begin at the start of the meeting followed by a possible vote, according to the agenda. Monday's meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Bel Air Town Hall, 39 N. Hickory Avenue in Bel Air. You can find a …
Monday, December 3, 2012
The Bel Air Board of Commissioners will meet at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 for its regularly scheduled public meeting.
Bel Air officials are toying with the idea of allowing food trucks and mobile vendors to do business in town. The issue is just one on the agenda for tonight's public meeting at Bel Air Town Hall, 39 N. Hickory Avenue in Bel Air. You can find copies of the agenda and proposed legislation attached to this post.