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Tuesday, 3 August 2021

Good Grub by Taco: a food truck run by family

Credit: KOAA - Southern Colorado
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Good Grub by Taco: a food truck run by family
Good Grub by Taco: a food truck run by family

If you visit Good Grub by Taco, a Colorado Springs based food truck that started in February of 2021, you can expect to find a business that is not just family owned, but a crew made up of just that family.

DEGREES BUT STILL NO RAIN.WE HEAT BACK UP OVER THE WEEKENDWITH CONITNUED DRY SKIES FOR THENEXT 7 DAYS.A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A PM STORM INWOODLAND PARK SUNDAY.IN OUR ONGOING WE'RE OPENCOLORADO SERIES..SHOWCASING SMALL BUSINESSES THATHAVE FOUND CREATIVE WAYS TO KEEPTHEIR DOORS OPEN DURING THEPANDEMIC..THIS AFTERNOON WE'RE TAKING ALOOK AT GOOD GRUB BY TACO..A FOOD TRUCK THAT STARTED THISWINTER..AND IS ALREADY LOOKING TOEXPAND.NEWS FIVES JON MCMICHAELREPORTS.WHAT IS ALL OF THIS TO YOUTHIS IS OUR DREAM COME TRUEBASICALLY I TRIED TO OPEN ABUSINESS A LONG TIME AGO,BASICALLY THIS IS MY DREAM THISIS EVERYTHING TO USFOR MICHAEL AND LINDSEY MOREA..GETTING GOOD GRUB BY TACO..THEIR FOOD TRUCK..UP AND RUNNING...HAS BEEN A JOURNEY..WE STARTED AT THE BEGINNING OFFEBRUARY, RIGHT IN THE WINTERMONTHSAND WHILE THEY'VE ALREADY GOTTENTHEIR FEET UNDER THEM..DAYS..BETWEEN KITCHEN..AND TRUCK...ARE STILL LONG STILL ON OUR BUSYDAYS, WE CAN BE IN THE TRUCK FORUP TO 12 HOURSWITH NO EXTERNAL EMPLOYEES..THIS TRUCK..IS NOT JUST A FAMILY..BUT FAMILY RUN..AS WELL...Y'ALL ARE REALLY A FAMILY RUNBUSINESS THROUGH AND THROUGHYES, ABSOLUTELY IT'S ONLY ME ANDMY HUSBAND AND WE HAVE THREECHILDREN THAT HELP OUT HERE ANDTHERE SO FAR, BUT WE DO HAVEFIVE KIDS, SO EVENTUALLY,THEY'LL ALL BE WORKING.ONE OF THE GOALS..TO HELP TEACH THEIR KIDS..GOOD BUSINESS AND CUSTOMERSERVICE SKILLS..EARLY..WE REALLY WOULD JUST LIKE TO BESUCCESSFUL ENOUGH TO TAKE CAREOF OUR FAMILY AND PAY OUR BILLSAND MAKE SURE EVERYONE ELSE ISHAPPY AND HAVING GOOD FOOD ATTHE SAME TIME.AND ALREADY..HELMED BY A CAREER CHEF..REPORTS..THIS TOWN..TURNING UP..WITH SUPPORT..M I LOVE THECOMMUNITY, THE PEOPLE ARE SONICE AND BEEN SO HELPFUL TO USIN HELPING US RUN OURBUSINESS...AND WITHOUT EVERYONE OUT THERE,WE WOULDNT BE ABLE TO DO WHAT WEDO LOOKING AHEAD..THE DREAM INCLUDES MORE WHEELS..ID LIKE TO HAVE MULTIPLE TRUCKS,THAT WOULD BE AWESOME.IDEALLY..THE CREW..WANTS A TRAILER FOR LARGEREVENTS..AND MORE TRUCKS..HELMED..BY MORE FAMILY..AND THEN GET MY BROTHER AND MYFATHER STARTED ALONG...GOING WITH US AS WELL..WATCHING OUT FOR YOU COLORADOJON MCMICHAEL..NEWS 5ACCORDING TO MICHAEL..THE HOPE IS TO ADD AND EXPANDOPERATIONS WITHIN THE NEXT FEWYEARS..BRINGING HIS FAMILY BRAND OFFOOD TO MORE SPACES..AND FOR MORE WE'RE OPENSTORIES..JUST HEAD TO KOAA DOT COM.