Shortly after the closing of Ruby's the end of the pier was gated-closed. Reopening will require "mandatory upgrades" (costing millions) to the pier. Options for restoration include open space, a one-story building to accommodate a restaurant, or a two-story building.
Links to: October 15, 2015 Seal Beach Sun Article
Two years and counting...
Keep in mind, we've been waiting twenty-four years for the promised restoration of our fun tram ride on the pier.
Links to: Tram Story LA Times May 1989