Gov Murphy to Expand Indoor Dining Capacity
Posted February 3, 2021
Gov Phil Murphy tweeted that he is signing an executive order to expand indoor dining capacity to 35 percent, beginning Friday.
The state of NJ will also lift the statewide 10 pm restaurant indoor service limit; though local restrictions may remain in place This order will take effect Friday, February 5. Public COVID-19 health protocols must be adhered to.
"The prohibition on seating at indoor bar areas will remain in effect, as it creates the danger of close and prolonged proximity between patrons, bartenders, and servers," Gov Murphy said.