Serving up the latest restaurant industry news.
California’s fast food workers could get the power to collectively bargain under a bill moving through the state legislature, a measure that could drastically change the fast food and franchising industries.
California Playbook PM 8/9
BRACE YOURSELVES: Are you ready for suspense day, the Legislature’s secretive, biannual culling of bills for ostensibly financial reasons? If not, we’ve got you covered.
Food Industry Policy
Santa Barbara News-Press 8/10
City officials will hold a meeting Friday in Montecito to garner public input about the ongoing parklet/parking controversy there.
ABC30 KFSN 8/9
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Fresno city leaders are voicing their opposition to a state bill allowing cities to enter a pilot program testing a 4 am last call for alcohol sales at restaurants, bars, and nightclubs.
On the Side
San Francisco Chronicle 8/10
From Cosecha to Bombera: Oakland’s Dominica Rice-Cisneros talks restaurants, heritage and inspiration
The Mercury News 8/9
During its 10-year run, Dominica Rice-Cisneros’ Old Oakland cafe, Cosecha, was an epicenter for seasonal, California-inspired Mexican food.