ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Churches on the Streets made news late last year when the Health Department shut them down for serving hot meals.
Now, the organization has a way to get around those rules—a food truck for the homeless.
“We had a gentleman who said, ‘Hey, I want to buy you a food truck,'” co-founder Angela Valdes says. “So, we’ve been working fervently to get that up to par. We got it painted with our lettering on so we’re now ready to roll on the streets and keep serving people.”
Volunteers will take the truck out every Monday night. The meet at 6:00 p.m. at 1600 North First Street, at Cotton Belt Rail Depot.
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)
MORE LOCAL NEWS:
- Man Charged in Fatal Shooting of Woman in Ferguson
- Is It The Cold Or The Flu, And Should You Go To Work?
- Was 13-Year-Old’s Death Justified Under Mo. Castle Doctrine?
- College Kids Program Offers $50 to Every St. Louis Kindergarten Student
- Belleville Alderwoman Janet Schmidt Dies
- Cards’ Spring Training Stadium Adds New ‘Bullpen Club’ Seats