Masked legislators, restaurateurs and supporters gathered in Sea Bright on May 29 to plead with Governor Murphy to allow them limited reopening on June 5.
Governor Phil Murphy will announce today that he will allow outdoor dining at New Jersey restaurants starting on Monday, June 15, MMM has learned.
The NJ Restaurant and Hospitality Association has pleaded with Murphy to open restaurants on June 5. Murphy’s action will cost these small businesses and their employees 10 days of business, including two traditionally busy late spring weekends.
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Posted: June 1st, 2020 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: COVID-19, Economy, Jersey Shore, New Jersey | Tags: COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy, NJ Restaurant and Hospitality Association, NJRHA | Comments Off on Murphy to announce outdoor dining will be allowed starting June 15
Ray Cosgrove, owner of Bahrs Landing in Highlands, center, at Woody’s in Sea Bright for the NJRHA press conference on Friday, May 29. Photo by Art Gallagher
UPDATE 06/01/20. MMM has learned that Murphy will announce a June 15 reopening date for restaurants this afternoon.
Governor Phil Murphy will not allow the State’s restaurants to open for outdoor dining on June 5, as requested by the
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Posted: May 31st, 2020 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: COVID-19, Jersey Shore, New Jersey | Tags: COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy, Jersey Shore Economy, New Jersey, NJ Restaurant and Hospitality Association, NJRHA | 14 Comments »