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As thunderstorms ripped through Prince George’s County last week, WAMU’s David Furst and I stood there in the downpour and talked about the continued crack down on pupusa truck vendors in the area. The trucks that defy the law against street vending continue to rack up $500 tickets; others have moved their trucks to an area around the West Hyattsville Metro station, where sympathetic police apparently don’t get hard-ons by issuing tickets to Salvadoran street vendors.
You can hear the latest on the Prince George’s County embarrassment—-as well as recommendations on other street fare to sample in the area—-by listening to Metro Connection today at 1 p.m. That’s 88.5 on your FM dial.