Post Tagged with: "vendor permits"

Members of the Street Vendor project join hands and chant "Vendor power!" and "Se, se puede!" at the end of the International Street Vendors Day celebration.(Photo by Samantha Maldonado for Voices of NY)

Street Vendors Celebrate and Organize

Business, Featured Posts, Immigration, Manhattan, New York November 15, 2017 at 5:04 pm

At the fifth annual International Street Vendors Day celebration, organizers brought attention to a Council bill that would add nearly 4,500 vending permits in the city.

Vendors rallied in front of City Hall earlier this year. (Photo courtesy of The Street Vendor Project via Mott Haven Herald)

More Street Vendors in NYC?

Business, Immigration, New York April 29, 2015 at 3:48 pm

Mott Haven Herald reports on how street vendors, many of whom are immigrants, view the city council bill to lift caps on vendor permits.