An increasing number of pop-up patios are planned for restaurants and bars in Calgary as the city builds on an initiative started last year.
Two pop-up patios are already in operation in the northwest area of Kensington and another half a dozen are going through the application process with the city.
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EDMONTON – Sidewalk patios might become even more popular in Edmonton after councillors voted Monday to reduce the application fee.
The cost of permits for major sidewalk cafes — with more than eight seats and liquor service — was cut to $100 from $420 by council’s executive committee, while the licence for minor patios without alcohol was set at $25.
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