Running your business
Operate your business during the pandemic recovery
See best practices and public health guidance to keep your patrons and staff safe.
Maximize ventilation at your business to prevent COVID-19
Your business should set up as much airflow as possible to be open to the public.
Use the sidewalk or parking lane for your business
A free, temporary Shared Spaces permit to use the sidewalk or parking lane for business operations, like seating, dining, or retail pickup.
Use street space for business
Apply to open a street to business operations, like seating, dining, or retail, and close the street to traffic.
Help and reimbursement
Get help paying for your storefront’s COVID-19 safety measures
SF Shines for Reopening is closed and is no longer accepting applications.