LA County Restaurants Prepare For Outdoor Dining As Vaccination Efforts ContinueOn Wednesday, Public Health reported 6,917 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 307 additional deaths, bringing countywide totals to 1,091,712 cases and 15,897 deaths.
LA Judge Declines To Issue Court Order In Lawsuit Over Outdoor Dining Ban, Says County Should Provide EvidenceA Los Angeles judge Wednesday again rejected legal challenges against the county's ban on in-person dining.
LA County Restaurants Can Apply For Financial Relief To Receive Up To $30K In AidRestaurants that have lost business due to coronavirus health regulations in Los Angeles County can apply this week to receive up to $30,000 in aid.
Pasadena To Enact More Outdoor Dining Restrictions As Pandemic SurgesStarting at midnight, only members of the same household will be allowed to sit together — which will not be enforced but, rather, done through the honor system — and tables will have a six-person limit.
Pasadena Reinstates Health Permits To 3 Restaurants After Shutting Them Down Due To Safety ViolationsThree Pasadena restaurants that were shut down due to violations of the city's COVID-19 safety protocols had their health permits reinstated while two additional restaurants were closed Saturday night, a city official said.
Pasadena To Allow In-Person Dining Despite County Health OrdersThe city of Pasadena announced on Monday that outdoor dining will be permitted to continue, even as restaurants across L.A. County prepare to shut down to comply with the new local health orders.
Dining In A Shipping Container? Pico Rivera Gets Creative With Outdoor 'Parklets'Seeking creative ways to support local businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, the city of Pico Rivera Thursday began testing out a new experience it calls “parklets,” in which street areas will be transformed into microparks and outdoor dining spaces.
Al Fresco Dining Comes To North Hollywood With Partial Street ClosureA parking lane and eastbound travel lane on Magnolia Boulevard between Lankershim Boulevard and Vineland Avenue has been converted to allow outdoor dining, the Los Angeles Department of Transportation said.
Proposal Would Make LA’s New COVID-19 Outdoor Dining Options PermanentNearly 1,600 restaurants have taken advantage of the outdoor dining program so far.
Garcetti Extends Outdoor Dining Program Through End Of 2020 For LA RestaurantsLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced on Friday that the city's program allowing restaurants to provide outdoor dining will be extended through the end of the year.
'2020 Has Been A Rollercoaster': Chef Nancy Silverton Talks About Reopening After Pandemic Closures, COVID-19 Diagnosis, Looting And FirePre-pandemic, Silverton said her three restaurants employed 160 people and, on their busiest days, could serve more than 900 customers, but now she has about 50 employees and serves 125 diners on a good night.