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Birmingham leaders approve license requirement for food trucks, mobile vendors

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Birmingham leaders amended a license code today categorizing the different types of mobile food services and setting license fees in the city. Under the expanded code, vendors will pay fees based on their annual revenues.

However a larger ordinance regarding food trucks in Birmingham will be presented at next week's Birmingham City Council meeting.

Councilor Johnathan Austin tells ABC 33/40 the ordinance will set up the zones, fees and other issues associated with food truck vendors and the mobile food vending industry. 

"This is another industry that we are able to attract in our city," Austin says.

Today councilors approved passed a measure that would outline categories and types of fees associated with the vendors.

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