ST. JOSEPH — The St. Joseph City Commission this week paved the way for a new business and an existing one to offer outdoor seating on public sidewalks.

Community Tap St. Joe will be allowed to occupy 78 square feet of sidewalk along the south side of Pleasant Street west of the alley. That will leave a six-foot portion of sidewalk for pedestrian traffic in the same area.

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