Potential impact of regulation on food carts

April 20, 2012

Great new article in Neighborhood Notes about the Portland Food Carts, with mention of Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution. See the full article here. Excerpt below: Portland loves its food carts—there’s no doubt about that. While there might be differences of opinion regarding the “best” food cart in town—it’s hard to compare the fishy chips […]

A year in the life of Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution

December 19, 2011

It’s been a little over a year since we published Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution. Since that time, we’ve sold almost 3,000 books in Portland, across the country, and even in Canada, the UK, the Netherlands, and Poland! Early on, Cartopia was featured in Portland Monthly Magazine (and our introduction was written by Randy Gragg, […]

Cartopia reviewed in Planning Magazine

December 15, 2011

The American Planning Association’s magazine reviewed Cartopia in its current issue: Where food carts work In Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution (2010; Roy Rodgers Press; 168 pp.; $25), planning consultant Kelly Rodgers and art and design consultant Kelley Roy describe the hundreds of food carts that serve the appetites of urban Oregonians. A few are […]

Holiday sale!

December 13, 2011

Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution – the perfect book for foodies, urbanists, and indie entrepreneurs – is on sale now for $20.00! Order now before they are gone!

Dutch magazine The Pop-Up City reviews Cartopia

November 7, 2011

The Amsterdam-based magazine, The Pop-Up City, from design agency Golfstromen, presents new ideas, trends and strategies for contemporary world cities. Writer Joelle Payet recently visited Portland to check out the food and food cart scene, using Cartopia as a guide to help understand the popularity of the carts: “To find our way amongst the 500 […]

The Creative Side of TEDx

October 5, 2011

Explore the creative side of TEDx at Concordia University on October 27th, from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm. The authors of Cartopia will be speaking with Melissa Delzio of Our Portland Story and artist Paula Shore. We will talk about our creative process, how Portland influences us, and the role of creativity in entrepreneurship. Light […]

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