COVID-19: Bars and Restaurants Want to Reopen to Vaccinated People

Bar and restaurant owners are asking Quebec to allow their establishments to open to accommodate already vaccinated Quebec residents.

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The Corporation of Bar, Beer and Tavern Owners of Quebec (CPBBTQ) and the Union of Bar Tenants of Quebec (UTCQ) want the reopening to reopen to accept “only” those who have received at least one dose of COVID vaccine. -nineteen.

CPBBTQ President Renault Poulin and UTBQ President Peter Sergakis indicated in a press release on Friday that they had challenged Prime Minister François Lego over the challenges the industry has been subjected to.

The brief reopening during the summer season has left the bar owners desperate, especially since they’ve just made a public health investment.

During the first wave of COVID-19, which hit the industry hard, bar and restaurant owners lamented that governments had abandoned them.

The petition then called for the reopening of licensed establishments in accordance with health protocol.


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