October 12, 1993 |
Bidders aren't falling over each other in a rush to operate restaurants on two city-owned beach properties in Ventura. Only one new applicant met an extended deadline for filing bids to develop and operate a restaurant at the foot of the just-reopened Ventura Pier, bringing the total number of applicants to four. A short walk from the pier, a vacant site formerly occupied by a seaside cafe adjoining the Holiday Inn has drawn just a single bidder. The new applicant for the pier location is H.E.G.