NJ Spotlight News

Towns debate keeping outdoor 'dining corrals' on the menu

Clip: 03/18/2022 | 4m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Many New Jersey towns allowed restaurants hard hit by indoor dining restrictions during the pandemic to build outdoor "corrals" or "street-eries," where customers could safely sit and enjoy a meal. But with caseloads down and COVID-19 restrictions lifted, retailers in towns like Ridgewood want those parking spaces back, to encourage downtown shopping.

Aired: 03/18/22

Rating: NR

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