Business Occupancy Rollbacks Triggered In North Texas After 7 Straight Days Of High COVID-19 Hospitalization RatesGovernor Greg Abbott has previously said in an Executive Order that if COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to exceed 15% for seven days in a row, then business openings will have to be scaled back.
Downtown Dallas Businesses Not Letting Guard Down During Presidential Election Results UncertaintyMultiple businesses have boarded up their window as a precaution in case there is unrest once the election results are known.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Joins Businesses Suing El Paso County Judge Over Coronavirus Restrictions During Surge In CasesJudge Samaniego's orders include shutting down all non-essential services for a two-week period, including in-person dining, gyms and salons.
Granbury Launches Mask Campaign For Businesses During Pandemic 'Because We Love Granbury'“We encourage everyone to show their love for Granbury and help us keep Granbury open for business,” said Visit Granbury Director Tammy Dooley.
Keller Businesses Parade Through Neighborhoods To Remind Community 'We're Open'The neighborhood parade was a chance to give families some socially-distant fun while promoting their shops and stores.
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.
Mask Supporters Say Texas Mandate Was Long OverdueThe new statewide mask mandate changes nothing at a Cedar Hill nail salon that has been requiring masks.
Gov. Greg Abbott's Order To Close Bars 'Inadvertently' Shut Down 1,500 Texas RestaurantsAccording to the Texas Restaurant Association, the closure of these restaurants has put 35,000 employees out of work.
At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates For BusinessesMultiple mask mandates went into effect this week for customers and staff in businesses.
Plano City Council Votes Down Mask MandateInstead, the council agreed to a "strong recommendation" that businesses have their own mask mandates.
McKinney Businesses Welcome Mask Mandate, Brace For Unhappy Customers“If I had a dollar for every business that said, ‘Please, please mandate masks,” said McKinney Mayor George Fuller.
Retailers Caught In Middle As Some Customers Throw Tantrums Over Masks Mandate During PandemicThe increasingly hostile pushback from customers who rebuff the face covering requirements are putting business owners in a no-win position.
Texas Bars Forced To Close Again, Restaurants Rolled Back To 50% Capacity“At this time, it is clear that the rise in cases is largely driven by certain types of activities, including Texans congregating in bars."
Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases ClimbDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it.
Dallas Restaurants Reopen, Some Experience Confusion Over Code ComplianceThe owner of one Dallas restaurant said he's gotten mixed messages on what he needs to do, depending on which code compliance officer shows up.