On Wednesday, September 16, New York City Council voted in favor of Int. No. 828, a bill that permits restaurants to charge an additional fee up to 10% of customers’ total bill as an economic recovery support measure during the pandemic. The charge will be separate from gratuity and must be clearly listed on menus and bills. Click here to learn more.
Indoor Dining Begins Wednesday, September 30
Governor Cuomo has announced that restaurants in New York City can begin indoor dining services at 25% capacity on Wednesday, September 30. Restaurants that open for indoor dining must follow specific protocols issued by the State. Learn more here.
Mayor de Blasio announced that indoor pools will be allowed to reopen on Wednesday, September 30, subject to strict occupancy limits at 33% of capacity. Click here for more guidance.
Commercial Eviction Moratorium Extended
Governor Cuomo announced that the commercial eviction moratorium has been extended until Tuesday, October 20, 2020. This moratorium prohibits the initiation of a proceeding or enforcement of any eviction of any commercial tenant for nonpayment of rent or a foreclosure of any commercial mortgage for nonpayment of such mortgage. Click here for more information.
"All In NYC" Marketing Materials
“All in NYC” is a rallying cry to remind the world of the immutable spirit of New Yorkers. NYC & Co and NYCEDC are launching this flexible marketing campaign, complete with customizable graphics that you can use to promote your neighborhood and local businesses. You don't need to be a member to participate. Click here for more information and to download the tool kit.