Street Vendor Project (NYC)

Membership-based project with nearly 2,000 vendor members who are working together to create a vendors’ movement for permanent change. Part of the Urban Justice Center.
Link to organization

Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Provider


News Story

Fearing Deportation, Food Vendors Are Leaving New York City’s Streets

Texas Public Radio
January 12, 2018
The surge in ICE arrests across the nation, coupled with other immigration policies of the Trump administration, have spurred a noticeable drop in vendors selling on New York City streets, as well as a decline in the number of street vendor customers.

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