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Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory notified Governor John Bel Edwards in a letter Wednesday afternoon that Lafayette Parish is opting-in pursuant to Proclamation Number 117 JBE 2020.

Posted: Sep 23, 2020 4:24 PM
Updated: Sep 23, 2020 4:28 PM

LAFAYETTE, La.- Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory notified Governor John Bel Edwards in a letter Wednesday afternoon that Lafayette Parish is opting-in pursuant to Proclamation Number 117 JBE 2020. This will allow bars in the parish to open for on-premises consumption at the full extent authorized by the Governor’s current proclamation. Bars allowed to open under the order must adhere to the following restrictions:

· Bars may reopen and offer tableside service only. Standing and bar service will be prohibited.
· Indoor capacity shall be limited to a 25% occupancy rate or 50 people, whichever is less.
· Outdoor capacity shall be limited to 50 people and only for tableside service.
· Tables shall be spaced in accordance with State Fire Marshal social distancing guidelines.
· Bars and other Class AG permit holders including daiquiri shops must cease all sale and service of alcoholic beverages and close no later than 11 P.M.
· No person under the age of twenty-one (21) shall be allowed on to the premises.
· Live music is prohibited.
For more information and the full guidelines, please visit opensafely.la.gov.

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