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Former San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer – the leading candidate to recall Gavin Newsom – joined Chef Andrew Gruel at his Slapfish restaurant in Huntington Beach to unveil Save California Restaurants plan for California dining establishments impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. “At the start of the pandemic, our state led …continue reading

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Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) sent a letter signed by senators of both parties to Governor Gavin Newsom last Friday evening asking him to “reclassify restaurants as essential businesses, and adopt the industry’s protocols that would allow restaurants to operate safely.” The text of the letter is attached below. Click …continue reading

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Orange County restaurants that prioritize customer safety and worker protections could soon get $10 million in financial support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Under a plan authored by Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do, restaurants in Orange County that have followed health safety rules and complied with state COVID-19 health guidelines will …continue reading

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In anticipation of Orange County green-lighting a further move into Stage 2 that would allow restaurants to re-open their dining rooms under strict health and safety guidelines, local establishments can now apply to the City of Garden Grove for 60-day outdoor dining permits to expand dining areas onto adjacent sidewalks …continue reading