The dominance activities of street vending on Kartini's corridor has influence alteration of public space image and quality, but how far relevancy between street vending to public space image and quality of the area?It is needed fenomenology approach to find out a normative, condition of physical and non-physic areas, also government regulation. Study use literatur and regulation deal with street vending activity to build issue of concerns as well as scope of issue in normatic sense. Supply approach prepared by field observation to recognize existing condition of studied location including street vending physical characteristic in relevancy with public space image and quality. Basically, determination of research method is determined pursuant fact and phenomenon that happened continually on the field so it is obtained an illustration from behavior and activity of public space user in corridor of Kartini areas/. Although the proportion is in variance, street vendors, consumers, the surrounding formal activity owners and others who use Kartini corridor deal that street vending settled on these corridors has induced problems. For example, the problems are about space for good circulation and visual access, garbage management, and an harmonious sense. Then, these are used as a frame to identify community preferences to control vending activity, especially the activity established in their local area.