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Federal judge may dismiss CVS lawsuit against Sebastopol

A federal judge handling the CVS Pharmacy lawsuit against the city of Sebastopol may dismiss the case for lack of jurisdiction, suggesting the matter properly belongs in state court.

Petaluma Walgreens may be dead without drive-thru

A proposed drive-thru pharmacy across from Petaluma Valley Hospital appears ‘dead in the water’ unless the developer submits a modified plan that complies with city rules banning most vehicular pick-up lanes.

Petaluma Walgreens plan stokes drive-thru debate

A Petaluma Health Care District proposal to build a Walgreens drug store and drive-through pharmacy near its hospital is setting up a showdown of conflicting goals.

Sebastopol planners recommend complete ban on drive-thrus

A complete ban on new drive-thru services in Sebastopol was recommended by the Planning Commission after two hours of debate Tuesday night. The commission also voted to apply the ban to current projects that have not reached the stage of having a building permit and beginning construction, which would affect the controversial CVS Pharmacy-Chase Bank branch project.

Sebastopol City Council extends drive-thru ban

A moratorium on drive-thrus in Sebastopol was extended to a year by the City Council on Tuesday to allow more time to study the issue.

Sebastopol may extend drive-thru ban

The Sebastopol City Council on Tuesday will consider extending its 45-day moratorium on drive-thrus to a year, a move certain to add fuel to the volatile community debate over the CVS Pharmacy-Chase Bank project.

Sebastopol OKs drive-thru moratorium

The Sebastopol City Council on Tuesday imposed an immediate moratorium on new drive-thrus, an action that could further delay the controversial CVS Pharmacy-Chase Bank branch project at the city center.

Santa Rosa’s drive-thru dilemma

Drive-thru windows may be a popular convenience for those on the move, but Santa Rosa’s rejection of a Chick-fil-A on Mendocino Avenue shows they remain a hot topic for those worried about global warming.