TABC Suspends Alcohol Permits At 2 DFW Area Bars For Violating COVID-19 Safety ProtocolsA weeklong effort by the TABC to enforce the state’s COVID-19 health and safety protocols resulted in emergency orders to suspend liquor licenses for 30 days.
More People Expected At Happy Hour As Tarrant County Bars Reopen Today At 50% CapacityToday is a big day for Tarrant County bars. After months of being ordered closed by Governor Greg Abbott, they are now allowed to re-open.
'We're Opening The Bars' At 50% Capacity Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley SaysJudge Whitley said after talking to mayors in Tarrant County, hospital executives and bar owners, he is "comfortable we can do this and still be safe."
North Texas County Judge Calls For All Businesses To Reopen At 100% Capacity: 'We Must Resume Life Now!'A county judge in North Texas has called on Gov. Greg Abbott to reopen all businesses at 100% capacity after the greenlight was given to reopen bars.
'Following The Science,' County Judge Will File Paperwork To Reopen Bars In Collin CountyCounty Judge Chris Hill said Thursday he will file the necessary paperwork to reopen bars in Collin County, following an executive order issued yesterday by Governor Greg Abbott granting county judges the decision-making authority.
Texas Allowing Bars To Reopen In Regions With Low COVID-19 HospitalizationsTexas is allowing bars to reopen in regions with low COVID-19 hospitalizations, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday.
Mixed Messages On COVID-19? Governor Tweets, Bars Still ClosedFor the moment, bars remain closed; but, Governor Greg Abbott has ramped up speculation about a possible reopening.
As Coronvirus Cases Drop, Governors May Gamble On Bars. Again.As the number of coronavirus cases fall in the U.S., governors in hard-hit states are rethinking lockdown orders on bars.
Some DFW Bars To Put Liquor License On The Line By Defying State Shutdown Order On SaturdayDespite a bar shutdown order by Gov. Greg Abbott due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several North Texas bars plan to open on Saturday.
Texas Bar Owners File Lawsuit Against Gov. Abbott For Shutdown Order: 'They Are In A Fight For Their Life'Bar owners in Dallas and other Texas cities are filing a lawsuit against Gov. Greg Abbott for an order that shut them down again during the pandemic.
North Texas Bars File $1M Lawsuit Against Gov. Greg AbbottA group of bar owners in Dallas, Terrell and Austin filed a $1 million lawsuit this week after Gov. Greg Abbott ordered bars to close June 26.