Street Vending Alert

ATTACHMENTS:

Councilmembers Joe Buscaino (CD) 15 and Curren Price (CD 9) have put forward a new Street Vending Proposal.

Here are the key elements:

  • Street vending will be allowed City-wide from 7a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Vending will be prohibited in residential neighborhoods with the exception of roaming pushcart vendors.
  • 2 vendors per block in commercial areas with the consent of the adjacent business  orproperty owner and other protections.
  • Ability of neighborhoods to opt-out with some limitations.
  • Enforcement by LAPD and Bureau of Engineering is discussed but specifics have not yet been provided.
  • A review of this policy within one year.

A copy of the letter outlining their proposal is attached (TOP OF THIS PAGE).

There will be a public hearing on this proposal on Monday December 12 at 1:00 in Council Chambers.  This is an important hearing and the City Council needs to hear input.

John Ferraro Council Chamber, Room 340, City Hall
200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012