Gov. Newsom issues directive for closure of bars & drinking establishments, half-occupancy for restaurants


In a statement made this afternoon, California Gov Gavin Newsom called for home and social isolation of all senior residents of the state older than 65 years of age and those with chronic illnesses effective immediately. 

Also, Newsom issued a directive for the closure of all bars and similar drinking establishments like night clubs, wineries, and brewpubs. Newsome also issued a directive for all restaurants to limit themselves to half of their current occupancy.

Newson said the state is examining ways to assist families and business owners in the context of the state's budget.

Regarding schools, Newsom said 85-percent of students statewide will not be attending classes this coming week. The districts who have not closed, there will be detailed operational guidelines issued by Tuesday.

The entire statement and news conference is below. 

Copyright by Elk Grove News © 2020. All right reserved.


Government & Politics 8036003910306445012

Post a Comment Default Comments

Follow Us




Dan Scmitt's Ya gotta be Schmittin' me podcasts

Elk Grove News Minute

Embed Music - Music podcasts -
Music Hosting - Audio Hosting -
All previous Elk Grove News Minutes, interviews, and Dan Schmitt's Ya' Gotta be Schmittin' Me are now available on iTunes

Elk Grove News Podcast

Download Music - Embed Audio -
Listen to other podcasts in our archives here

[image src="IMAGE LINK"/], pub-5438620617508054, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0