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La Palapa food truck allowed to re-open

Jamie Martines
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The Allegheny County Health Department ordered the La Palapa food truck to close until repairs to the truck’s water system are completed, according to an inspection report.

A county health department order against La Palapa food truck was lifted March 19.

The Allegheny County Health Department had ordered the food truck to close until repairs to the truck’s water system were completed, according to an inspection report filed March 9.

The report also mentioned that the truck did not have proper refrigeration for some cold food items.

In addition to the food truck, La Palapa also operates a brick-and-mortar restaurant on Pittsburgh’s South Side.

Jamie Martines is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Jamie at 724-850-2867, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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