Category Archives: Continental Square

What’s the plan for Continental Square?

Plans to revamp Continental Square have been a long time in the making. But after nearly a decade of planning and research, local nonprofit Downtown Inc plans to move forward with tackling some of the “low-hanging fruit” that program manager … Continue reading

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Five things to know about York’s proposed food cart ordinance

York City Council members have been served a slew of new recommendations forĀ  regulating mobile food-cart vendors on Continental Square and beyond. The proposals come from an ad-hoc group created months ago by the council. Members of the committee included … Continue reading

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York to take another look at adding food carts downtown

After months of deliberation, an ad-hoc mobile food committee has sent suggestions for amending York’s food cart regulations to City Council. The city allows only one licensed food cart vendor to operate on Continental Square, but the mobile food committee … Continue reading

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Darren Borodin to return as Continental Square food cart vendor

Darren Borodin, owner of DKMI Best Hot Dogs, will return to Continental Square for another year after he was awarded the city’s only mobile food cart vendor license Wednesday. “I’m really grateful,” Borodin said. “It will continue to give me … Continue reading

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Five things to know about New Year’s Eve in York

Planning a night out on the town in York on New Year’s Eve? Here are five things you should know about the goings-on downtown: Music: Three local acts will provide the boozy — ahem bluesy — soundtrack to the last … Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Continental Square, downtown York in the snow

Neon lights, Christmas decorations and fresh snow painted a pretty picture on Continental Square on Tuesday night — so pretty, it made me pull over and park for a few minutes to snap some photos. Do you have photos of … Continue reading

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Central market vendors, downtown restaurant owners concerned about food carts

Central Market vendors and restaurant owners showed up at City Council on Tuesday night to share their opinions about a proposal to increase the number of food carts in the downtown area. But when the public comment session opened, they … Continue reading

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Hot topics appear on City Council committee agenda

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It may be June, but York City is looking for a Christmas tree

April showers bring June Christmas trees, or at least, that’s what the city is hoping. The thermometer might have spiked into the mid-eighties this week, but the public works department is on the hunt for something evergreen. They’re in need … Continue reading

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City sidewalks beware: Dr. Gum is in

The doctor is in, Dr. Gum that is. And the doctor, along with a cleaning crew from Downtown Inc, is ready to wipe every piece of downtrodden Trident, Stride and Bubbilicious there is off city streets. The cleaner consists of … Continue reading

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