Restaurant owners in Calgary are learning the potential of cooperating with food trucks and several are inviting the trucks to park close to or even at the restaurant.
"The more people that come down to the area, the better it is for everybody," said MacFayden. "The food trucks are garnering a lot of attention right now and all it's going to do is bring more people down to 17th Avenue, and that's what we really need right now."
Some aren't so sure.
"It's not that we don't support food trucks," said Rempel. "For now, it's playing it a little bit safe so you don't just turn on the faucet full force."
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