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Caltrans Helps Truckers get a Hot Meal by Temporarily Allowing Food Trucks at Rest Areas
Posted May 18, 2020

How do truckers get a hot meal when most of the restaurants are closed or are only offering curbside or drive through service?

You temporarily allow food trucks to serve food at rest areas.

Watch video:

Rest areas with food trucks:

Submit request for specific rest area:

Taco Bell HQ to Serve Free Meals to Truckers
Posted April 22, 2020

Taco Bell HQ will be serving free custom on-the-go meals to truckers on Friday, April 24 and May 1 from 11AM - 2PM. Limit of 1 per person.

Taco Bell's HQ is located at 1 Glen Bell Way, Irvine, CA 92618. Enter through Glen Bell Way and follow signage.

100 Two-Axle and 50 Three-Axle Tractors, With Drivers, Available.
Posted April 13, 2020

Apex Logistics has 100 two-axle tractors and 50 three-axle tractors, with drivers, available to help anyone in need. Locations are Bakersfield, San Bernardino/Riverside County, High Desert and Las Vegas, NV.

For more information, contact Denny Wyatt at (760) 964-1504 or

Truck Parking Available at Weberstown Mall in Stockton
Posted April 7, 2020

Weberstown Mall in Stockton is allowing truck drivers to park on their property for mandatory breaks and food. Mall Address is 4950 Pacific Avenue Suite 500 Stockton, CA 95207. For more information, contact (209) 477-0245.

5 Class A Drivers Needed to Move Food 8 Hours a Day
Posted April 7, 2020

The Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose is in need of 5 Class A drivers to move food 8 hours a day, for at least the next month.  Any availability would be helpful. For more information, contact Marsha Hovey at (408) 722-1210 or

Over the Road/Day Cabs, Reefer Trailers, and Dry Vans Available to Transport Emergency Supplies
Posted April 6, 2020

West Wind Logistics Inc. has 200 OTR/Day Cabs, 400 53ft reefer trailers, and 100 53ft dry vans available for those requiring additional capacity for transporting emergency supplies. For more information, contact Adam Konopko, at (312) 909-2715 or

Queen Mary Port of Long Beach - Truck Driver Assistance Rate 
Posted March 26, 2020

The Queen Mary is assisting in providing drivers a place to rest during these unprecedented times.

Room Rate is $86.00 (plus tax) and includes:

  • Complimentary overnight parking in their secure parking lot for your truck/vehicle
  • Standard stateroom
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No facility fee (this will be removed from your bill at check out)
  • Limited food and beverage options will be available during scheduled hours (times may vary)

Reserve Online Here

Hilton Garden Inn Sunnyvale Offering Day Rates to Truck Drivers
Posted March 25, 2020

The address of this location is 767 N Mathilda Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085 and is located near SR 237 and US 101.

For more information, contact Ashley McDowell at 408-212-3806 or

Cracker Barrell Locations Welcome Truck Drivers
Posted March 24, 2020

Cracker Barrel locations are open for takeout and curbside delivery and have plenty of room for truck parking. Drivers can place their orders online or in the app and then can call the store when they drive. Order Online Here

Two Truck Drivers and Dry Vans Available for Loads
Posted March 24, 2020

Two drivers with Peleton Technology are available for deliveries from the Bay Area (or surrounding area) to Southern California.

Company has the following available: two sleeper trucks, two day cab trucks, four 53’ trailers, and a set of doubles are available. All trailers are dry vans and all four are available to run.

For more information, contact Dave Mercer, Driver Manager at (209) -585-6845 or

Supply Chain Services Available 
Posted March 24, 2020

California Transport Enterprises (CTE) has provided supply chain services for over 30 years from its 115k sq ft. warehouse in South Gate. Located 20 minutes from LAX and the ports, CTE's facility is specifically designed for cross docking and is ready to assist during this crisis. For more information, please contact Philippe Shepnick, VP of Sales at (323) 319-1403 or

Truck Parking and Food for Drivers - Texas Roadhouse - Hesperia, CA
Posted March 23, 2020

Texas Roadhouse located at 9601 Mariposa Rd, Hesperia, CA 92344 and off I-15 is open for to go orders and parking for drivers.  Drivers are welcome to park and sleep after hours. There is no access to indoor restrooms, but there are gas stations nearby. They are open daily from 11 am - 8 pm. Call them at 760-867-4831 or order online at