As restrictions begin to ease across Colorado, COVID-19 cases are starting to rise again. How long are the people going to put up with this garbage? Among other changes, Denver restaurants may now offer indoor dining at 25% capacity or 50 people, whichever is fewer. Arapahoe County is prepared to send inspectors out to any businesses that have completed an application beginning on Monday. Here are the Orange restrictions on Colorado's COVID-19 dial Several counties, including Denver, Arapahoe, Adams, Douglas and Jefferson, moved to Orange on Monday. And panhandlers and protesters in the City don’t have to worry about masks or social distancing when they are doing their thing. The government might as well just come out and say they are on a mission to shut down small businesses. Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Receive A Third Payment Later This Year? And I am not an anti-masker or anything. A restaurant in Beverly Hills is facing criticism for trying to plan a “discreet” New Year’s Eve dinner violating California’s coronavirus restrictions. Colorado businesses were surprised when Gov. Now that Red Level counties are moving to Orange, businesses were hoping their Five Star Certifications would allow them to operate at Level Yellow restrictions. ©2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. Kathy Loeber was also at a nearby restaurant where she told CBS4: “I’m not comfortable with the indoors and I’m not comfortable in an outdoor tent covered on all sides.”. By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. Jared Polis’s order last week for the state health department to move communities at Level Red down a notch on the state’s dial framework.. This is really getting so out of hand. DENVER — Counties around the state plan to loosen up COVID-19 restrictions on Monday, leaving restaurants scrambling yet again to change the way they operate. DENVER (CBS4)– With Denver now under COVID-19 Level Red restrictions, indoor dining at restaurants is forbidden. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock will update the city at 11 a.m. Gov. Jared Polis announced that, due to a downward trend in Colorado's coronavirus cases, … Monday’s lowering of restrictions in 33 counties, including Denver and the entire Front Range, follows Gov. Under the new limits, restaurants can have as many as 50 people eating indoors at once. Jared Polis’s order last week for the state health department to move communities at Level Red down a notch on the state’s dial framework.. Bars and restaurants can serve 50 or fewer people at a time and must have last call at 10 p.m. By Patricia Kaowthumrong • October 28, 2020. This means that there are fewer restrictions on businesses, schools and social gatherings. Governor Jared Polis on Jan. 4, 2021, eased public health restrictions in Denver by moving the county back to Level Orange on the state’s COVID-19 dial due to a sustained decline in cases of the novel coronavirus. COVID In Denver: Clyfford Still Museum Reopens With Advance Ticket Sales, Capacity Restrictions By Jennifer McRae January 5, 2021 at 3:35 pm Filed Under: 4 The Arts , Clyfford Still , Denver … That leaves carryout, delivery or outdoor dining options. Jared Polis announced Wednesday that Colorado’s counties in Level Red on the COVID-19 dial are going to Level Orange on Jan. 4, 2021. Pauline Connor was in Denver’s Uptown neighborhood Monday with a friend at a restaurant, dining outdoors. Governor Jared … CBS4 attempted to reach the restaurants cited, but did not hear back by the time of publication. La Jaula, a sports-themed restaurant on West Mississippi Avenue, had a tented outdoor patio but was deemed “indoor” by the Denver Department of Public Health and Environment due to lack of ventilation. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says it’s not that simple. What the Pho restaurant at 16th Street and Champa Street downtown was shut down for was allowing people to eat not inside their restaurant, but in the building lobby. Steve Sisolak announced that he will extend his current COVID-19 restrictions. Jared Polis announced that counties across the state would have restrictions eased, Denver on Monday reopened restaurants for indoor dining while loosening other capacity limitations. Jared Polis rolled back COVID-19 restrictions in a social media post on Wednesday night. It was done in part for failure to have two non-adjacent openings for ventilation in their outdoor enclosures. Tables or groups must be limited to no more than 10 people and be spaced so that patrons are a minimum of 6 feet apart. Starting Friday, Denver and other Colorado counties will tighten their coronavirus restrictions, including prohibiting indoor dining at restaurants. New public health rules take effect at 5 p.m. in Denver. “We would like more consistency and clarity from the state because they are the ones that make the final decisions,” said Hatlestad. New year, new coronavirus restrictions. DENVER — Colorado health officials on Wednesday finalized a program that would allow restaurants to operate with fewer COVID-19 restrictions, if … By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE), Denver’s local public health department, is coordinating with local, state, and federal agencies as well as other local partners to provide accurate information about COVID-19. Depending on where a business’s county falls on the COVID-19 dial, Five Star Certified businesses are eligible for less restrictive capacity caps. Aurora Mayor Mike Coffman Calls For Major Changes In Homeless Policies After Spending A Week Living On The Street, Fort Collins Police Believe Body Found Is That Of Missing Woman Christine Cummings, Colorado Counties COVID Vaccine Distribution Information, Colorado Governor Extends Stimulus Payment Executive Order, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sues U.S. Government Over Treatment At Supermax Prison In Colorado. Well, sort of. The safety and well-being of our passengers and employees is our number-one priority. The latest efforts to control a significant increase in COVID-19 cases in Denver is sad news for the local restaurant community. The City and County of Denver sas moved to level-three COVID restrictions, so restaurants and bars will only be able to seat 25 percent capacity indoors. They haven’t helped anyone, but look for new ways to cause misery. Once counties are approved, restaurants that meet stricter guidelines can see COVID-19 restrictions eased. That leaves carryout, delivery or outdoor dining options. Denver is among 20 counties moving to a more restrictive level on the State’s updated COVID-19 dial starting today as a result of a persistent and alarming surge in coronavirus cases. Jared Polis (D) … Among other changes, Denver restaurants may now offer indoor dining at 25% capacity or 50 people, whichever is fewer. DENVER (CBS4)-A new campaign for restaurants in the state is raising funds for furloughed workers. “Well, I think they are trying to be safe. This pandemic is nothing we’ve ever experienced,” she said. DENVER (KDVR) -- Is it a post-holiday surge? DENVER — Colorado health officials on Wednesday finalized a program that would allow restaurants to operate with fewer COVID-19 restrictions, if … Award-winning Acorn, beloved Zaidy’s, and even Casa Bonita have shuttered since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020. ©2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. But this has gotten so out of hand. Author: Caitlin Hendee The City and County of Denver has enacted the "Adoption of Level Red-Severe Risk" Public Health Order.Effective at 5 p.m. Friday, November 20, the State is requiring Denver to adopt greater restrictions pursuant to the amended Colorado Public Health Order.. All public and private gatherings of people who are not members of a single household are prohibited except for limited purposes.