Photos Of City Sanitation Crews Throwing Away Fresh Produce Confiscated From Bronx Street Vendor Spark OutrageA sanitation official told CBS2 that while the goal is always to donate confiscated food, the health department has to sign off on it as safe. Both agencies admit the Department of Health should have been called but was not.
Unlicensed Vendors In The Bronx Accused Of Taking Over Sidewalks, Taking Business Away From StoresTax-free masks, jewelry, soaps and even toothpaste -- it’s all available from vendors who take up the sidewalk along Fordham Road near the Grand Concourse.
Bill Proposes Expansion Of NYC Food Vendor Permits On City Sidewalks, Restaurant Owners Worry About Impact On BusinessThe bill would gradually expand the number of food vendor permits on city sidewalks, adding 4,000 over 10 years.
Grilled Cheese Truck Takes Home Top Prize At Annual NYC Food Truck CompetitionEight food experts are tasked with voting on half-dozen Vendy categories, including Best Market Vendor, which went to Home Frites.
Street Vendors Say They Were Booted Ahead Of Super Bowl Boulevard OpeningSome vendors are upset that they got the boot while major companies swooped in to reap the benefits of a New York City Super Bowl extravaganza.
Street Vendors Protest Citi Bike Racks In Lower Manhattan, BrooklynNearly a dozen lower Broadway street vendors say they showed up to work on Monday only to find their corner at Liberty Street taken up by dozens of bike share racks.
David Crosby, Graham Nash Play Zuccotti ParkDeja Vu? The two 60s era performers are back to singing protest tunes.
NYC Agency: Street Vendor Rules Costly, ConfusingNew York City's Independent Budget Office says nearly $15 million in street vendor fines went unpaid in fiscal 2009.