45th Ward Alderman John Arena explains why he cast the only dissenting vote against Chicago's new food truck ordinance, passed on Wednesday. "Every food truck is welcome in the 45th ward," he said. "We're happy to help business innovate. I think we can create jobs this way."
The city of Chicago makes life difficult for those who want to sell food on the move--that's no secret. But one group argued Chicago has among the worst mobile food vending laws in the country - quite a distinction!