The Selena Gomez Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” began filming in Vallejo in June 2016. Paramount Television has created a coffee shop in a building on Virginia Street, a movie theater and pharmacy in buildings on Georgia Street, and a mural in Indian Alley in downtown Vallejo. They are also filming the interior of a restaurant on Tennessee Street and an apartment building on Sutter Street. Paramount has also rented space on Mare Island, where they have constructed a sound stage to replicate various locations.
City staff, including the Police, Public Works, and Economic Development Departments, have been working closely with Paramount Television staff to facilitate parking, intermittent traffic control, infrastructure needs, building permits, and outreach to the businesses, property owners and public. Filming on “13 Reasons Why” is scheduled through November 2016.