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The Broadview

The student news site of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School

The Broadview

The student news site of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School

The Broadview

Freshmen Catherine Fox, Sarah Rasic, Alex Chua and Jalysa Jones sit in a parklet at The Snug on Fillmore Street on a Tuesday morning. Parklets have existed on San Francisco streets since 2010, but are now being used for restaurants to stay open and serve customers on-site as health restrictions have become looser during the coronavirus pandemic.

Outdoor eating options opened on Fillmore Street

Claire Abel and Elizabeth Klimek April 20, 2021

On spring afternoons, despite the still boarded-up and empty boutiques on Fillmore Street, people are walking by, drivers are trying to find parking spots that have been replaced by parklets, and restaurants...

Diners eat a meal at Trattoria da Vittorio’s outdoor seating on West Portal Ave. on Jan. 28, 2021. Outdoor dining reopened Thursday after San Francisco was placed on the state’s Purple Tier of the color-coded classification system for coronavirus infections.

San Francisco restaurants may reopen for outdoor dining

Claire Abel, Reporter January 30, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE The San Francisco Department of Public Health allowed restaurants to reopen for outdoor dining on Thursday, but not everyone feels that it’s safe.  San Francisco is opening at the state’s...

Junior Haya Jadallah eats at Italian Homemade on Union Street in an outdoor dining area. Restaurants opened outdoor seating to public with safety precautions.

Restaurants reopen with restrictions

Paige Retajczyk, Senior Reporter September 24, 2020

The decline of new coronavirus cases has resulted in the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) allowing more businesses to open including outdoor dining as long as the restaurants follow safety...

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