SPUR Special Event: Parklet Permit Info Session

“Wish PARK(ing) Day lasted longer than one day?  Learn how to get your very own “parklet,” the City’s innovative experiment to create more public space by temporarily transforming parking spots into mini-parks. Join Andres Power from the Planning Department and Kit Hodge of the Great Streets Project to get information and ask questions about a new permitting process for parklets.”

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Oakland Looks to Restart Its Faltered Parklet Program

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The success of PARK(ing) Day got a lot of communities excited about the possibilities of reusing street space for something other than car storage. In cities like San Francisco and Oakland, many merchants were attracted to the idea of giving up a couple of parking spots in order to provide a nice place to gather and […]

Eyes on the Street: New Parklet on Columbus Avenue

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The newest parklet in San Francisco is in one of the densest, most walkable neighborhoods, North Beach, and the early reception is very promising. Rebar Group installed the parklet three days ago in front of Caffe Greco and the aesthetic resembles the parklet they built on 22nd Street in the Mission several months ago. “You […]