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Dennis Evanosky &nbsp&nbsp Shoppers and diners are slowly returning to the Park Street shops and restaurants that opened last Friday.

Dining, Shopping Enter New Era

Jun 25,2020

On May 19, the City Council approved a multi-pronged Commercial Streets Program to streamline the permit approval process for expanding dining and retail to parklets and sidewalks. Last Friday many Alameda businesses and restaurants began reopening. 

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City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp If all goes as planned a Holiday Inn Express will stand at Park Street and Clement Avenue as part of the North Park Street Gateway District.

Park Street Hotel Plan up for Review

Jan 31,2019

Last Monday, the Planning Board held a public hearing  to consider the revised plans for the construction of a four-story, 96-room Holiday Inn Express at 1825 Park St., on the southwest corner of Park Street and Clement Avenue.

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Fourth Parade Celebrates 41st Year

Jun 27,2017

Alameda’s 4th of July Parade is the longest in the nation with a route that spans 3.3 miles. This year, more than 170 entries, 2,500 participants will march across town and more than 60,000 spectator will watch along the route.

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Park Street Frozen in Time

Oct 15,2020

The two photos shown above often come up as topics of conversation on social media. They are seldom shown as a pair, however. These photos were taken minutes apart some time after 1906. The photographer stood on the east side of Park Street and Central Avenue.

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Dennis Evanosky &nbsp&nbsp The city has transformed Park Street from Tilden Way-Lincoln Avenue to Encinal Avenue to meet the reality of COVID-19. The spaces nearest the sidewalk are now reserved for retail and dining purposes. Shoppers and diners may use the parking spots to the left of the double white lines and white posts for 15-minute-only pickup.

Park Street Lanes Reconfigured

Jul 16,2020

Park Street has been newly reconfigured and restriped, allowing more space for physical distancing while waiting in line and visiting outdoor establishments. Markings on the street itself show a new lane for short-term parking for pick-ups and drop-offs. 

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City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp Work on Blanding Avenue and Park Street will take place in two phases. Left, from the Park Street Bridge to Eagle Avenue will be under construction on Sunday, Nov. 4, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday morning, Nov. 5.

Park Street, Blanding Scheduled for Paving

Nov 01,2018

Weather permitting, the city will begin work on the next phase of its street repair and resurfacing projects soon. This involves asphalt concrete overlay on Park Street, from the Park Street Bridge to Eagle Avenue from 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 4, to 5 a.m., Monday, Nov. 5. 

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