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Food Trucks

Support local food truck vendors and provide residents with takeout food options in their neighborhoods.

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Restaurants are still open for takeout, but that requires people to get in their cars and leave their homes.  We had a food truck that you could message on Facebook and schedule a time for them to come your street with a $25.00 minimum required purchase.  We simply messaged the neighbors and told them when they would be here and people in the neighborhood could walk out (keeping away from each other),order their food, and take it back to their house.  The food truck vendor had a mask and gloves on and everyone basically yelled their order, then the food was set on the counter where we picked it up so distance was maintained.  Obviously there could be some other improvements, maybe and app to order/pay online.  This provides a nice change to cooking at home and supports local businesses if more food trucks would be willing to venture out.

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?

I didn't go into a crowded grocery store.

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What is your current profession?

Software consultant

In what city are you located?

St. Petersburg

In what country are you located?

United States


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