Street Vendors

Recent Headlines
Times Square & Theater District »

Multiple street vendors said they've been swamped with tickets for minor infractions in the past month.

Midtown »

A street vendor who has worked outside the famed toy store for about a decade will relocate.

Washington Heights »

The Plaza de Las Americas at 175th Street and Broadway will be transformed into a town square. 

Corona »

State Sen. Jose Peralta also wants to add Health Dept. letter grades and reinstate an oversight panel.

Upper East Side »

As controversy over street vendors continues, research shows how they sell their wares.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Side leaders fear they could see copy-cat businesses moving onto their streets.

SoHo »

A city panel has not reviewed the number of SoHo vendors in 12 years, CB2 says.

SoHo »

Street vendors whose goods were seized in May say NYPD officers issued them tickets unfairly.

Sunnyside »

Queens residents are complaining that food carts under the 7 train may be posing a health hazard.

Fort Greene »

Rafael Rivera makes up to $60 in four hours selling water to help his family and buy video games.

SoHo »

SoHo residents are demanding big changes to rules for vendors they say have taken over their streets.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Four of the newest six members of Community Board 2 live in SoHo.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Sixth Precinct officers confiscated three van-loads full of books about a month ago. 

Midtown & Theater District »

The 34th Street Partnership wants to see fewer food carts and vendors on Midtown streets.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

The UES comunity board rejected part of the plan that would bring seats and tables to the plaza.