A brand new colour plaque regulation rolled out this week holding Contra Costa County meals vehicles to greater well being requirements.
The three-color plaque system is much like what regular meals venues within the county are held to.
Green signifies the inspector discovered minimal to no well being violations, yellow means a violation is in course of to be addressed and crimson indicated a closed operation for infestation or different hazards.
The program, which is beneath Contra Costa Environmental Health (CCEH), solely includes meals vehicles that cater or promote ready meals like burgers, espresso or different gadgets.
“It’s good, we follow compliance for the county and for the consumer,” stated Ivan Téllez, proprietor of Concord meals truck Canasta. “When a consumer comes to the window, they see our placard ‘it’s safe to eat with you guys.'”
About 200 meals vehicles are regulated by the CCEH. They say the brand new plaque system is simply one other approach of conserving all that scrumptious meals secure.