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City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is at the controls of several proverbial green lights when it comes to reopening the city, including when to shut down more than a dozen m [...] Read full article: City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen ...→

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen Miles Of City Streets For More Outdoor Space During PandemicDuring

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is at the controls of several proverbial green lights when it comes to reopening the city, including when to shut down more than a dozen m [...] Read full article: City Set To Shut Down More Than A Dozen ...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

A new program allows groups of restaurants to apply for a permit for large patio dining areas. Read full article: City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on...→

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Outdoor gatherings can increase from 100 to 250 people, with no limits on political or religious activities. The new limit for indoor gatherings is 25 percent [...] Read full article: Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor...→

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Physical distancing practices will be observed within all city facilities, and employees and members of the public are required to wear face coverings while in [...] Read full article: Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver ...→

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

SoftBank Group Corp. will invest $2 million or more in 14 U.S. startups led by black founders and other underrepresented groups, the company said on Thursday, [...] Read full article: Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Do...→

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago restaurants and bars are set to learn if they can sell curbside cocktails under a new measure expected to be voted on by City Council Wednesday. The po [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whet...→

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Several road closures were in place in Philadelphia, including a stretch of Interstate 676, due to protest activity Saturday afternoon. Interstate 676 was clos [...] Read full article: Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Stree...→

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Before the COVID-19 pandemic more than 10 million tourists flooded Venice every year. But now with tourists gone, for the first time in living memory residents [...] Read full article: Still waters and empty streets: As Venic...→

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Starting next week, the city of Martinez will close parts of two downtown streets off to vehicle traffic on weekends, allowing restaurants to serve meals and r [...] Read full article: Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Do...→

Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outdoor dining

Businesses that have struggled due to social distancing to serve as many customers as they did before Covid-19 may soon have more room to expand outdoors. Miam [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outd...→

City to paint "Black Lives Matter" murals on five streets - amNewYork

The city will paint sprawling letters spelling out "Black Lives Matter" on five streets, one per borough, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday. A Read full article: City to paint "Black Lives Matter" mural...→

20 miles of new bus lanes and busways being added to NYC streets: de Blasio - amNewYork

The city will open 20 new miles of bus lanes and busways across the five boroughs between now and October to improve commutes for New Yorkers as the city Read full article: 20 miles of new bus lanes and busways be...→

City sets up plans to help restaurants establish outdoor seating during reopening process - amNewYork

As New York City begins to look towards reopening, plans are in motion to support the city's restaurants once the five boroughs are ready for phase two. Read full article: City sets up plans to help restaurants e...→

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

New York will start to allow outdoor dining at restaurants as soon as Thursday in much of the state outside of New York City and its suburbs as coronavirus res [...] Read full article: Restaurants in much of NY State set for ...→

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

Five more Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office said Tuesday ni [...] Read full article: 5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Ou...→

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia officials are asking residents to call 911 if they see people not following specific guidelines. Read full article: Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring C...→

City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt statue from American Museum of Natural History - amNewYork

For 80 years, the likeness of former President Theodore Roosevelt on horseback, flanked by Native American and African figures, has greeted visitors to Read full article: City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt st...→

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Itching to welcome customers back after three months of being closed during the coronavirus outbreak, some Atlantic City casinos are offering outdoor dining, e [...] Read full article: Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some At...→

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

The city's DOT will be working "with community groups and partner agencies to identify additional seating within full street closures in July." However, not ev [...] Read full article: City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dini...→

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

The city is streamlining the permit process to help local businesses amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants ...→

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets in downtown Ann Arbor will close beginning 2 p.m. Friday to facilitate expanded patio services and shopping for restaurants, bars and retail. Read full article: Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor f...→

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs can’t wait to get cooking. Some owners say they are cautiously optimistic after Mayor Martin Walsh said the city is expediting the appr [...] Read full article: North End restaurateurs optimistic as ci...→

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Bars, taverns, and breweries without kitchens are not getting the green light to open from Mayor Lori Lightfoot, even though many are open across the state. On [...] Read full article: Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow ...→

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

The message will be painted first on a street near City Hall, and the other locations in other boroughs in the days to come, the mayor said.  Read full article: New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matt...→

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

Subway ridership is expected to be at 10-15% of pre-pandemic levels during Phase One, said MTA Chairman Pat Foye. Bus ridership will be about 30-40% of normal. [...] Read full article: MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One R...→

The Latest: Thousands on New York City streets after curfew

- Thousands of protesters on New York City streets after curfew.... - Protest in Washington on Tuesday lacking tension of previous night's demonstrations. Read full article: The Latest: Thousands on New York City s...→

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

The City of Detroit Health Department has rescinded its order closing all pools after Gov. Whitmer rescinded the stay-at-home order on Monday. Read full article: City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimm...→

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

On Wednesday, the Boston City Council is set to vote on a revised budget that reallocates some police funds and helps the city as it faces a $65 million shortf [...] Read full article: Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budge...→

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, the city’s deputy mayor said Monday. Read full article: More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoo...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

The city's transportation department is adding more bikeways and more open streets, while planning to close more sections of streets on weekends to allow for o [...] Read full article: City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, ...→

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

All establishments must follow social distancing rules, and employees and customers have to wear face coverings if they’re within six feet of people. Read full article: New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday...→

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

President Trump’s vacant former hotel and casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is officially set to be demolished nearly six years since closing, Mayor Marty S [...] Read full article: Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Pl...→

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

Two streets on Chicago’s North Side will close Friday to make way for more outdoor seating at area restaurants. Read full article: 2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close ...→

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

"The restaurant industry has been incredibly impacted by this global pandemic, and we've made helping the small businesses that make our neighborhoods and city [...] Read full article: City announces increase in outdoor seati...→

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protestors in Seattle have taken over city blocks, baracking streets and encouraging others to occupy the city on social media. Read full article: Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over C...→

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Current and former members of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration took to the streets on Monday in a protest attended by hundreds that called out Hizzoner’s [...] Read full article: Past, present City Hall staffers take to...→

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

A Department of Public Works crew is painting giant yellow letters, spelling out “Black Lives Matter,” on 16th Street NW between H and K streets in Washington, [...] Read full article: Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives M...→

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

Demonstrators showed no signs of fatigue as thousands took to the streets of Manhattan on June 2 to protest police brutality and the killing of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: ’We have to fight for us if no one else ...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

On Wednesday, the Boston City Council is set to vote on a revised budget that reallocates some police funds and helps the city as it faces a $65 million shortf [...] Read full article: Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budge...→

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia officials are asking residents to call 911 if they see people not following specific guidelines. Read full article: Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring C...→

City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt statue from American Museum of Natural History - amNewYork

For 80 years, the likeness of former President Theodore Roosevelt on horseback, flanked by Native American and African figures, has greeted visitors to Read full article: City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt st...→

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Physical distancing practices will be observed within all city facilities, and employees and members of the public are required to wear face coverings while in [...] Read full article: Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver ...→

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

The city's transportation department is adding more bikeways and more open streets, while planning to close more sections of streets on weekends to allow for o [...] Read full article: City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, ...→

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

The city's DOT will be working "with community groups and partner agencies to identify additional seating within full street closures in July." However, not ev [...] Read full article: City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dini...→

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago restaurants and bars are set to learn if they can sell curbside cocktails under a new measure expected to be voted on by City Council Wednesday. The po [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whet...→

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

The city is streamlining the permit process to help local businesses amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants ...→

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Before the COVID-19 pandemic more than 10 million tourists flooded Venice every year. But now with tourists gone, for the first time in living memory residents [...] Read full article: Still waters and empty streets: As Venic...→

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

Two streets on Chicago’s North Side will close Friday to make way for more outdoor seating at area restaurants. Read full article: 2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close ...→

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

"The restaurant industry has been incredibly impacted by this global pandemic, and we've made helping the small businesses that make our neighborhoods and city [...] Read full article: City announces increase in outdoor seati...→

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Bars, taverns, and breweries without kitchens are not getting the green light to open from Mayor Lori Lightfoot, even though many are open across the state. On [...] Read full article: Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow ...→

City to paint "Black Lives Matter" murals on five streets - amNewYork

The city will paint sprawling letters spelling out "Black Lives Matter" on five streets, one per borough, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday. A Read full article: City to paint "Black Lives Matter" mural...→

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Current and former members of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration took to the streets on Monday in a protest attended by hundreds that called out Hizzoner’s [...] Read full article: Past, present City Hall staffers take to...→

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

Subway ridership is expected to be at 10-15% of pre-pandemic levels during Phase One, said MTA Chairman Pat Foye. Bus ridership will be about 30-40% of normal. [...] Read full article: MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One R...→

City sets up plans to help restaurants establish outdoor seating during reopening process - amNewYork

As New York City begins to look towards reopening, plans are in motion to support the city's restaurants once the five boroughs are ready for phase two. Read full article: City sets up plans to help restaurants e...→

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

Demonstrators showed no signs of fatigue as thousands took to the streets of Manhattan on June 2 to protest police brutality and the killing of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: ’We have to fight for us if no one else ...→

The Latest: Thousands on New York City streets after curfew

- Thousands of protesters on New York City streets after curfew.... - Protest in Washington on Tuesday lacking tension of previous night's demonstrations. Read full article: The Latest: Thousands on New York City s...→

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

Five more Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office said Tuesday ni [...] Read full article: 5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Ou...→

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

A new program allows groups of restaurants to apply for a permit for large patio dining areas. Read full article: City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on...→

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, the city’s deputy mayor said Monday. Read full article: More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoo...→

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Outdoor gatherings can increase from 100 to 250 people, with no limits on political or religious activities. The new limit for indoor gatherings is 25 percent [...] Read full article: Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Itching to welcome customers back after three months of being closed during the coronavirus outbreak, some Atlantic City casinos are offering outdoor dining, e [...] Read full article: Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some At...→

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

SoftBank Group Corp. will invest $2 million or more in 14 U.S. startups led by black founders and other underrepresented groups, the company said on Thursday, [...] Read full article: Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Do...→

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

All establishments must follow social distancing rules, and employees and customers have to wear face coverings if they’re within six feet of people. Read full article: New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday...→

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Several road closures were in place in Philadelphia, including a stretch of Interstate 676, due to protest activity Saturday afternoon. Interstate 676 was clos [...] Read full article: Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Stree...→

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

President Trump’s vacant former hotel and casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is officially set to be demolished nearly six years since closing, Mayor Marty S [...] Read full article: Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Pl...→

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets in downtown Ann Arbor will close beginning 2 p.m. Friday to facilitate expanded patio services and shopping for restaurants, bars and retail. Read full article: Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor f...→

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Starting next week, the city of Martinez will close parts of two downtown streets off to vehicle traffic on weekends, allowing restaurants to serve meals and r [...] Read full article: Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Do...→

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs can’t wait to get cooking. Some owners say they are cautiously optimistic after Mayor Martin Walsh said the city is expediting the appr [...] Read full article: North End restaurateurs optimistic as ci...→

Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outdoor dining

Businesses that have struggled due to social distancing to serve as many customers as they did before Covid-19 may soon have more room to expand outdoors. Miam [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outd...→

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protestors in Seattle have taken over city blocks, baracking streets and encouraging others to occupy the city on social media. Read full article: Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over C...→

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

The message will be painted first on a street near City Hall, and the other locations in other boroughs in the days to come, the mayor said.  Read full article: New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matt...→

20 miles of new bus lanes and busways being added to NYC streets: de Blasio - amNewYork

The city will open 20 new miles of bus lanes and busways across the five boroughs between now and October to improve commutes for New Yorkers as the city Read full article: 20 miles of new bus lanes and busways be...→

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

A Department of Public Works crew is painting giant yellow letters, spelling out “Black Lives Matter,” on 16th Street NW between H and K streets in Washington, [...] Read full article: Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives M...→

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

New York will start to allow outdoor dining at restaurants as soon as Thursday in much of the state outside of New York City and its suburbs as coronavirus res [...] Read full article: Restaurants in much of NY State set for ...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

The City of Detroit Health Department has rescinded its order closing all pools after Gov. Whitmer rescinded the stay-at-home order on Monday. Read full article: City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimm...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend

Five more Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office said Tuesday ni [...] Read full article: 5 More Chicago Streets Will Close for Ou...→

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budget

On Wednesday, the Boston City Council is set to vote on a revised budget that reallocates some police funds and helps the city as it faces a $65 million shortf [...] Read full article: Boston City Council Set To Vote On Budge...→

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on Closed Glenarm Place

A new program allows groups of restaurants to apply for a permit for large patio dining areas. Read full article: City Approves Communal Outdoor Dining on...→

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring Complaints Of Fireworks Being Set Off Across City

Philadelphia officials are asking residents to call 911 if they see people not following specific guidelines. Read full article: Philadelphia Officials Address Soaring C...→

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoor Dining This Weekend, Deputy Mayor Says

More Chicago streets are expected to close this weekend to make way for outdoor seating at area restaurants, the city’s deputy mayor said Monday. Read full article: More Chicago Streets to Close for Outdoo...→

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor, Outdoor Gatherings; Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July 2

Outdoor gatherings can increase from 100 to 250 people, with no limits on political or religious activities. The new limit for indoor gatherings is 25 percent [...] Read full article: Gov. Murphy Eases Restrictions On Indoor...→

City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt statue from American Museum of Natural History - amNewYork

For 80 years, the likeness of former President Theodore Roosevelt on horseback, flanked by Native American and African figures, has greeted visitors to Read full article: City set to remove Theodore Roosevelt st...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver as city cautiously emerges from COVID-19

Physical distancing practices will be observed within all city facilities, and employees and members of the public are required to wear face coverings while in [...] Read full article: Dog parks, DMV set to re-open in Denver ...→

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some Atlantic City Casinos

Itching to welcome customers back after three months of being closed during the coronavirus outbreak, some Atlantic City casinos are offering outdoor dining, e [...] Read full article: Outdoor Dining Before Betting at Some At...→

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, more open streets

The city's transportation department is adding more bikeways and more open streets, while planning to close more sections of streets on weekends to allow for o [...] Read full article: City planning 30 miles of new bikeways, ...→

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Dozen US Minority-Led Startups

SoftBank Group Corp. will invest $2 million or more in 14 U.S. startups led by black founders and other underrepresented groups, the company said on Thursday, [...] Read full article: Softbank Set to Invest in More than a Do...→

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dining, Says Open Streets Seating Won't Happen Until July

The city's DOT will be working "with community groups and partner agencies to identify additional seating within full street closures in July." However, not ev [...] Read full article: City Offers More Details On Phase 2 Dini...→

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining

All establishments must follow social distancing rules, and employees and customers have to wear face coverings if they’re within six feet of people. Read full article: New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday...→

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whether to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails

Chicago restaurants and bars are set to learn if they can sell curbside cocktails under a new measure expected to be voted on by City Council Wednesday. The po [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Set to Vote on Whet...→

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Streets Closed Due to Protests

Several road closures were in place in Philadelphia, including a stretch of Interstate 676, due to protest activity Saturday afternoon. Interstate 676 was clos [...] Read full article: Stretch of I-676, Some Center City Stree...→

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants set up outdoor dining

The city is streamlining the permit process to help local businesses amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Moreno Valley wants to help restaurants ...→

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Plaza set to be demolished

President Trump’s vacant former hotel and casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is officially set to be demolished nearly six years since closing, Mayor Marty S [...] Read full article: Atlantic City mayor says former Trump Pl...→

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Still waters and empty streets: As Venice re-emerges from the height of the pandemic, residents re-imagine life in their city

Before the COVID-19 pandemic more than 10 million tourists flooded Venice every year. But now with tourists gone, for the first time in living memory residents [...] Read full article: Still waters and empty streets: As Venic...→

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor for outdoor dining, shopping

Streets in downtown Ann Arbor will close beginning 2 p.m. Friday to facilitate expanded patio services and shopping for restaurants, bars and retail. Read full article: Streets to close in downtown Ann Arbor f...→

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close Friday for Outdoor Dining

Two streets on Chicago’s North Side will close Friday to make way for more outdoor seating at area restaurants. Read full article: 2 Streets on Chicago’s North Side Close ...→

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Down Downtown Streets To Allow For Sidewalk Merchants

Starting next week, the city of Martinez will close parts of two downtown streets off to vehicle traffic on weekends, allowing restaurants to serve meals and r [...] Read full article: Reopening: Martinez Officials To Shut Do...→

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs optimistic as city accelerates outdoor seating 

North End restaurateurs can’t wait to get cooking. Some owners say they are cautiously optimistic after Mayor Martin Walsh said the city is expediting the appr [...] Read full article: North End restaurateurs optimistic as ci...→

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

City announces increase in outdoor seating for restaurants

"The restaurant industry has been incredibly impacted by this global pandemic, and we've made helping the small businesses that make our neighborhoods and city [...] Read full article: City announces increase in outdoor seati...→

Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outdoor dining

Businesses that have struggled due to social distancing to serve as many customers as they did before Covid-19 may soon have more room to expand outdoors. Miam [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade moves to open streets to outd...→

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow Breweries, Taverns That Don't Serve Food To Offer Outdoor Seating

Bars, taverns, and breweries without kitchens are not getting the green light to open from Mayor Lori Lightfoot, even though many are open across the state. On [...] Read full article: Brewmaster Owner Calls On City To Allow ...→

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over City Blocks in Seattle

Protestors in Seattle have taken over city blocks, baracking streets and encouraging others to occupy the city on social media. Read full article: Protesters Blockade Streets, Take Over C...→

City to paint "Black Lives Matter" murals on five streets - amNewYork

The city will paint sprawling letters spelling out "Black Lives Matter" on five streets, one per borough, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday. A Read full article: City to paint "Black Lives Matter" mural...→

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matter' On Prominent Streets In All 5 Boroughs, De Blasio Says

The message will be painted first on a street near City Hall, and the other locations in other boroughs in the days to come, the mayor said.  Read full article: New York City To Paint 'Black Lives Matt...→

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Past, present City Hall staffers take to streets to protest de Blasio

Current and former members of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration took to the streets on Monday in a protest attended by hundreds that called out Hizzoner’s [...] Read full article: Past, present City Hall staffers take to...→

20 miles of new bus lanes and busways being added to NYC streets: de Blasio - amNewYork

The city will open 20 new miles of bus lanes and busways across the five boroughs between now and October to improve commutes for New Yorkers as the city Read full article: 20 miles of new bus lanes and busways be...→

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One Reopening Set For New York City Monday

Subway ridership is expected to be at 10-15% of pre-pandemic levels during Phase One, said MTA Chairman Pat Foye. Bus ridership will be about 30-40% of normal. [...] Read full article: MTA Details 13-Point Plan As Phase One R...→

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives Matter' mural on streets leading to White House

A Department of Public Works crew is painting giant yellow letters, spelling out “Black Lives Matter,” on 16th Street NW between H and K streets in Washington, [...] Read full article: Watch: City workers paint 'Black Lives M...→

City sets up plans to help restaurants establish outdoor seating during reopening process - amNewYork

As New York City begins to look towards reopening, plans are in motion to support the city's restaurants once the five boroughs are ready for phase two. Read full article: City sets up plans to help restaurants e...→

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

’We have to fight for us if no one else will’: Protestors continue to flood streets of New York City

Demonstrators showed no signs of fatigue as thousands took to the streets of Manhattan on June 2 to protest police brutality and the killing of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: ’We have to fight for us if no one else ...→

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

Restaurants in much of NY State set for outdoor dining

New York will start to allow outdoor dining at restaurants as soon as Thursday in much of the state outside of New York City and its suburbs as coronavirus res [...] Read full article: Restaurants in much of NY State set for ...→

The Latest: Thousands on New York City streets after curfew

- Thousands of protesters on New York City streets after curfew.... - Protest in Washington on Tuesday lacking tension of previous night's demonstrations. Read full article: The Latest: Thousands on New York City s...→

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

NYC braces: City takes steps to stop further George Floyd riots as crowds take to the streets

New York City authorities are bracing for another night of protests, bolstering their presence and enforcing an even earlier curfew Tuesday night than the one [...] Read full article: NYC braces: City takes steps to stop fur...→

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimming pools to reopen

The City of Detroit Health Department has rescinded its order closing all pools after Gov. Whitmer rescinded the stay-at-home order on Monday. Read full article: City of Detroit will allow outdoor swimm...→