Ordinance Number 288-09 (PDF) allows licensed food trucks to operate in the City of Pelham. On June 7, 2021, the Pelham City Council approved Ordinance Number 288-14, allowing food trucks to operate in some residential areas at the request of the HOA, or in city mini-parks.
Anyone wishing to host a food truck event at any City of Pelham park space must submit an application for a permit to the Parks and Recreation Department no more than five days prior to the proposed event.
All food truck business permitting applications (PDF) must be completed in their entirety. Processing of the license request may take 3-5 business days. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Cash and check are the accepted forms of payment.
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It is very important you take the time to read the ordinance (PDF) in its entirety. The ordinance contains approved standards, practices, requirements, penalties, and exceptions.