Letter to the Editor: Restaurants are not the cause of increased COVID-19 cases
Last updated 1/6/2021 at 3:32pm
I own and operate three restaurants in Washington state, two in Snohomish County. The ongoing shutdowns of indoor restaurant dining has had a devastating effect on our businesses and our employees.
Large stores retail stores continue to pack customers into their stores well past the mandatory 25% occupancy limit, while restaurants are shuttering their doors permanently. Our restaurants should be allowed the same opportunity to operate under the safety guidelines established by the CDC and the Washington Health Department. Our valued and hardworking staff members are frustrated with relying...