Before the coronavirus pandemic exploded in the Bay Area, a car-free streets movement was picking up steam in San Francisco. Officials banned cars from Market Street on January 29, and the chair of the Municipal Transportation Agency floated the idea of purging private vehicles from Valencia Street in the Mission District. Mayor London Breed expressed support for congestion pricing — rush hour road tolls to thin out traffic on the busiest streets downtown. … [Read more...] about 74 miles of Oakland streets will close to cars to give pedestrians, bicyclists exercise room during coronavirus stay-home order
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The 54-year-old actor took to Twitter and wrote, "Wah! Thank u for listening n understanding the gravity of this situation the country is in. God bless n protect each n every 1. .#IndiaFightsCorona (sic)" The tweet by 'Dabangg' actor came soon after the conclusion of Shab-e-Barat. Shab-e-Barat is observed as a day of forgiveness or atonement in Islam and leads to congregations at graveyards and religious places. View this post on Instagram … [Read more...] about Salman Khan eats breakfast with his love; thanks fans for staying home
Employees there have safety equipment and are getting bonus pay and lunch delivered, and managers decide how to limit the number of customers at the store, said Gina Schaefer, who owns Frager's and 12 other hardware stores in the Ace Hardware Cooperative called A Few Cool Hardware Stores. … [Read more...] about The streets are empty, but Home Depot isn’t
Why are adult children still at home?The phenomenon is caused by a range of financial, social and emotional factorsNever-married or divorced adult children are more likely to live at homeOne study found an increased number of unmarried adults could explain the high stay at home rate"Tenacious" adults are staying at home while they increase their financial baseHowever, lower income and unemployment increase the chance of children not leaving home … [Read more...] about ‘Almost all my friends live at home’: Adult children living with parents becoming ‘normal’ in Australia
More than 4 million children live in poverty today – more than one in four of all under-18s – up from 1.6 million at the start of the coalition. Through freedom of information requests, we know that councils in England closed 214 playgrounds in just two financial years in the middle of this decade, and there are plans to close a further 234. Up and down the country, local youth services have been cut to ribbons. Children can still use play spaces – but increasingly their parents will have to pay. The emblematic example is the adventure playground in Battersea, south London. Until very recently, Britain was a world leader in adventure playgrounds and the one in Battersea was excellent. Free to all, it was shut by Tory-run Wandsworth council in 2012. Its major replacement is a Go Ape centre, where a “Tree Top Adventure” lasting two to three hours will cost an adult and two 16-year-olds £108. … [Read more...] about Which is the only country to protect in law the child’s right to play?
If you do get ticket in Marin County for parking near open space areas, it will cost you $100. For the next month, Marin County is implementing restrictions for short-term rentals which includes everything from hotels to vacation rentals. Those will only be available for county residents in need of temporary housing. … [Read more...] about Bay Area Counties Get Tough on Stay-at-Home Order Evaders