Manhattan, Brooklyn Residents Sue City To Stop Permanent Outdoor DiningNearly two dozen people in Manhattan and Brooklyn claim that outdoor dining is highly destructive, listing problems including crowds, vermin and garbage accumulation.
NYC Takes Steps To Make Outdoor Dining Permanent Fixture On Streets And SidewalksThe guidelines will be released in the spring, and the application process is expected to start late next year.
Garden City Restaurant Owners Pushing Back Against Orders To Remove Outdoor Dining Structures: 'It's Illogical'At a recent village meeting, owners say they were blindsided by the move to rescind permits in effect for 14 months.
Winners Announced For Best Outdoor Dining Structures Across NYCThe COVID pandemic has transformed what many people consider "dining out."
Sommelier Caleb Ganzer Accused Of Setting Fires To Outdoor Dining Structures In Lower ManhattanFire Marshals said Caleb Ganzer is responsible for three fires, including two at outdoor dining structures in Lower Manhattan.
West Village Residents Sound Off On NYC's Stance To Keep Outdoor Dining, Say Structures Bring Excessive Noise, Trash And RatsThe city's plan to make outdoor dining permanent is meeting a lot of resistance from local residents.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Law Extending Outdoor Dining In New YorkThe measure extends a policy put in place during the pandemic that helped eateries stay afloat.
Food Delivery Worker Xing Lin Killed When Mercedes Crashes Into Multiple Vehicles And Outdoor Dining Structure In AstoriaPolice say road rage may have been a factor.
Relaxing COVID Restrictions: Connecticut Restaurants Can Stay Open Until Midnight, Sell Alcohol Without FoodThere will also be no limit on table size.
1 Killed, Several Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Restaurant's Outdoor Dining Area In QueensPolice say it appears the driver, a 61-year-old woman, got frustrated by a slow car ahead of her, so she tried going around by driving in the bike lane. That's when she lost control of the car.
New York City Council Votes To Make Open Streets Program PermanentNew York City's Open Streets program is here to stay. The City Council voted to keep certain roads closed to traffic at least part-time
Road To Reopening: Curfew For New York Restaurants & Bars Extended, Outdoor Dining Restrictions Eased In ConnecticutDining restrictions across the Tri-State Area are being eased.
Restaurant Manager Puts Speed Bumps In Bike Lane, Fed Up With Cyclists Traveling Too Fast Near Flor De Mayo's Outdoor Dining Setup"They don’t slow down for anybody that tries to walk across," Chu said. "When they see people they just do their honks, and it’s like 'beep beep beep' and it’s not just annoying, it’s dangerous."
Alternate Side Parking, Open Streets Dining Suspended In New York City Due To Winter StormA winter storm warning is in effect from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday with six to eight inches of snow expected.
Indoor Dining Increases To 35% Capacity In New JerseyNew Jersey has expanded indoor capacity on everything from gyms to spas to restaurants, but only by 10%.