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New State Executive Order Removes Most COVID-19 Occupancy Restrictions on Restaurants and Businesses

 Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-244 on Friday,  September 25, 2020, and transitioned the State to Phase 3 of the COVID-19 reopening process. Effective  upon issuance, the new Executive Order:  Removes state-level restrictions on businesses, such as restaurants.   Provides that no COVID-19 emergency ordinance may prevent an individual from working or  operating a business.   Provides that restaurants may not be limited by a … Continue reading New State Executive Order Removes Most COVID-19 Occupancy Restrictions on Restaurants and Businesses

Florida Moves into Phase 2 of Reopening Friday

Florida’s Plan for Recovery – Phase 2 Phase 2 of reopening on Friday, June 4 will apply to all counties within Florida, except Miami-Date, Broward and Palm Beach. Those counties may seek approval to move into Phase 2 by their local government or administration submitting written requests. Restaurants/Bars/Pubs Restaurants, other establishments, bars and vendors licensed to sell alcohol to be consumed on premises may operate … Continue reading Florida Moves into Phase 2 of Reopening Friday