Serial ADA Lawsuit Filer Targets Palo Alto Restaurant ParkletsA California attorney and quadriplegic who is behind thousands of American with Disabilities Act lawsuits is now suing dozens of businesses along the Peninsula.
California Reopens: Downtown Walnut Creek Retailers, Restaurants In Dispute Over Future Of ParkletsCities across the Bay Area have looked for imaginative ways to help restaurants during the pandemic. But on one street in Walnut Creek, the effort has raised the ire of other businesses who say they’ve been pushed completely out of sight.
California To Allow Expanded Outdoor Dining, To-Go Cocktails Past June 15 Reopening Of StateCalifornia will continue to allow outdoor dining expansions and parklets past the June 15 date of the state's reopening as part of a plan to boost restaurant business, Governor Gavin Newsom announced Thursday.
Two Injured After Car Careens Into San Francisco Parklet Raising Safety Concerns Parklets have become a fixture outside restaurants and bars across the San Francisco Bay Area during the pandemic. While they have been a lifesaver for many businesses, they're also vulnerable to fast-moving car traffic.
San Mateo Extends Outdoor Dining Through September, Considers Keeping Parklets PermanentlySan Mateo's City Council voted Monday to extend street closures through September, giving restaurants the means to continue outdoor dining during the COVID-19 pandemic.
San Francisco Celebrates Park(ing) Day Finding a parking spot in San Francisco can be a challenge on any given day, but Friday proved to be a bit more problematic as a number of parking spots city-wide were converted into pop-up parks.
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.