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Interest Form - Temporary Open Streets for Businesses

In an effort to assist businesses in the COVID-19 recovery, the City of Long Beach Department of Public Works is looking to streamline temporary repurposing of the sidewalk and roadway for dining, salon and gym services, customer queuing, and vehicle loading. If you are interested in temporary use of the public right-of-way for your business, please review the available options and eligibility outlined in the Open Streets Temporary Parklets Toolkit before completing the form below.

Private Lot Use Permitting
Restaurants wishing to modify their private parking lot to provide outdoor seating or drive-in dining are directed to apply for a Special Events – Occasional Event Permit. Applications materials are available at: http://www.filmlongbeach.com/specialevents/applicationsandforms or they may wish to call (562) 570-5333 and speak to the City’s Special Events Staff.

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Please note this is not a permit application. By completing this form, you are indicating your business’s interest in a temporary parklets as part of the Open Streets Program. The City anticipates these closures lasting up to 4 months, but will remain flexible as the COVID-19 recovery continues. Once your form is submitted, the City will contact eligible businesses on a first-come, first-served basis to provide further information about eligibility and next steps.