Several Target stores temporarily close in the Bay Area amid George Floyd protests


Target announced on its website Saturday night that several Bay Area stores will close amid protests over the death of George Floyd. In an online statement, Target says it is distressed by the deaths of George Floyd and the pain it causes to communities across the country. However, he said that at the time, he decided to temporarily close the stores.

RELATED: Fireworks and Looting Continue on Second Night of George Floyd’s East Bay DemonstrationAccording to Target, employees affected by store closings will be paid up to 14 hours scheduled during store closings, including the COVID-19 bonus. They will also be able to work in other nearby target locations.

Here is a list of Bay Area stores that are temporarily closed:

  • Alameda, CA
  • Bayfair San Leandro, California
  • Central Berkley, California
  • Central San Francisco, CA
  • College Park San Jose, California
  • Colma, California
  • East Palo Alto, California
  • Fashion Island San Mateo, California
  • Mountain View, California
  • North Hayward, California
  • Oakland, California *
  • Oakland Emeryville, California
  • Pinole, California
  • Redwood City, California
  • Richmond, California
  • Serramonte Daly City, California
  • SF Folsom and 13th St San Francisco, CA
  • South San Francisco, California
  • Tanforan San Bruno, California
  • University Ave Berkeley, California
  • Walnut Creek, California
  • Westlake Daly City, California

There is an asterisk next to the Oakland Target as it was severely damaged during the protests and is closed until further notice.

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