Residential Block Party Permit

(Updated Oct. 7, 2020)

While we continue to operate under the County of San Mateo health orders due to COVID-19, we are not issuing Block Park permits, at this time. Visit www.cityofsanmateo.org/coronavirus for more information about City efforts and initiatives.

We will update this page once permits are open again. Below are answers to questions during typical operating times.

When is a Residential Block Party Permit required?
If you plan to close your street to vehicle traffic for a festive gathering of neighbors, you are required to obtain a Residential Block Party Permit.

How do I obtain a Residential Block Party Permit?
Submit the following at least 20 business days in advance of the event:

Have more questions?
For more information, please call us at (650) 522-7300.