York City will soon begin accepting applications from food vendors interested in operating their business on Continental Square during 2013.

City residents are invited to submit applications starting Monday, Dec. 10. Others can submit applications starting Thursday, Dec. 13.

All applications must be submitted to the Bureau of Permits, Zoning and Inspections on the first floor of City Hall, 101 S. George St., before 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14.

If the city receives multiple applications, the license will go to the winner of a lottery. The lottery will be scheduled before Jan. 1.

For more information, contact the city's health and sanitation officer, Tamika Rascoe, at (717) 845-2124 or trascoe@yorkcity.org.