SUMMIT, NJ - Crews today began installing six, outdoor 'parklets' in the Hiltop City, and two sections of Maple Street -- between Springfield Avenue and DeForest Avenue and Springfield Avenue and Union Place -- have been closed to create an area for on-street dining as the City of Summit embarks on an ambitious outdoor dining program spanning nearly 30 locations.

Alleys on Maple Street will remain open for access to Tier parking garage, adjacent businesses and for deliveries. In addition, the public space at Lyric Park has been expanded to create an area to enjoy a beverage or take-out meal.

Locations offering outdoor dining include:

Ani Ramen
Batavia Café
Boxwood Coffee Roasters
Due 360
Fin Raw Bar & Kitchen
Hat Tavern
La Focaccia
La Pastaria
Latin Bistro
Manhattan Bagel
Piattino: A Neighborhood Bistro
Pizza Vita
Roots Steakhouse
Serra Restaurant
Summit Diner
Summit Greek Grill
Summit House and Bar Bacoa
The Committed Pig
The Eatery
The Office Tavern Grill
Tito's Burritos & Wings
Winberie's Restaurant & Bar
Zappia's Brick Oven Pizza
Zappia's Delicatessen & Catering