We are making it easier to use outdoor places like sidewalks, streets, and open lots for business during the coronavirus pandemic. Permits are free.
Apply to use the sidewalk or parking lane for business operations like seating, dining, or retail.
Apply to use travel lanes for business operations like seating, dining, or retail.
Apply to use outdoor space on private property like rear yards, vacant lots, parking lots, and patios.
Apply to use space operated by for the Port's Shared Spaces program for your business.
Apply to use Recreation and Parks Department space for outdoor dining or outdoor fitness
What to do if you see businesses not following rules to use sidewalk or parking lane space.
Let us know what you think of a current or proposed Shared Space location.
An interactive map of all applications and approvals for Shared Spaces locations.