food trucks http://www.kplu.org en SDOT Reviving Rough Downtown Spots by Recruiting Food Trucks http://www.kplu.org/post/sdot-reviving-rough-downtown-spots-recruiting-food-trucks <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You might think of the Seattle Department of Transportation as the city’s pothole-fillers and construction crews. But </span>SDOT<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is also involved in a whole range of what you might call social-engineering projects—efforts to create vibrant public spaces.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And SDOT has turned to food trucks in an attempt to transform troublesome downtown spots into welcoming public spaces.</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 00:06:52 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 10880 at http://www.kplu.org SDOT Reviving Rough Downtown Spots by Recruiting Food Trucks Street food: Coming soon to a Seattle neighborhood near you http://www.kplu.org/post/street-food-coming-soon-seattle-neighborhood-near-you <p>Portland &ndash; among other cities &ndash; has a thriving street food scene, with dozens of food carts and trucks serving up a wide range of cuisines. Seattle? Not so much &hellip;</p><p>Now, the Seattle City Council is expected to consider changes to the city&rsquo;s restrictive food vending laws that would open up the public streets to food-on-the-go.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 08 Mar 2011 15:47:21 +0000 KPLU News Staff 946 at http://www.kplu.org Street food: Coming soon to a Seattle neighborhood near you