San Francisco Eliminating Nearly 1,600 Parking Spots To Make Room For Pedestrians, Cyclists And ParkletsSan Francisco is scheduled to remove almost 1,600 parking spaces over the next few years for projects ranging from the new Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit line to more parklets
LGBT Leather-Themed Parklet In The Works For San Francisco SoMaA plan is in the works for a parklet in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood that would celebrate the area’s historic ties to the LGBT and leather communities.
San Francisco Parking Spots Converted To Parklets and Art Installations For Park(ing) DayMetered parking spaces around San Francisco, and in cities around the world, were temporarily transformed into public parks and art installations Friday in observance of Park(ing) Day.
San Jose Considers SF-Style 'Parklets' For Outdoor DiningTaking a cue from San Francisco, the San Jose City Council today will consider allowing some restaurants to replace street parking spaces with raised “curb cafes” so patrons can sit outside.
Oakland Celebrates Its First Permanent Parklet With New Pilot ProgramOakland celebrated International PARK(ing) Day on Friday by unveiling the first permanent public parklet in front of a café near Lake Merritt, showcasing the city’s commitment to bringing more green space to urban areas.
Oakland Business Owner Hopes To Follow Success Of San Francisco's Mini ParksHoping to replicate San Francisco's success in establishing small parks, or parklets as they’re known, on city streets, one Oakland business owner is pushing City Hall to move faster on allowing similar public living spaces in his city.