If you're starting a hot dog cart or other mobile food business, you should know you will probably need some kind of license to do business. That's true. But what do you do if your city or county says something that seems ridiculous? What if they say you need multiple location licenses? A license for every spot you plan to work? No way.
Business Advice: Don't Panic
Faced with an impossible-sounding requirement from your city or county officials? Don't take their word for it. For one thing, it's not unusual for officials to be unfamiliar with their own codes. But there is also the possibility that they are actually discriminating against food carts. I talk more about that in this video…
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