The dispute between the BBQ restaurant and neighbors over smoke and odor has been at a standstill. The city hopes a mediator will find middle ground.
After the 50-year-old barbecue restaurant reopened in a new location, abutting neighbors began to complain about incessant odor and smoke.
Three generations of the Davis family have owned this Berkeley BBQ joint, which recently reopened after a fire destroyed the original location.
Over the weekend, big news dropped about several restaurants in Berkeley.
A fundraiser is currently scheduled for March 4 at San Pablo Park in Berkeley.
The fire appears to have begun in the rear of the building, where the kitchen is located.