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Happy Pride Month

Happy Pride Month Perth Amboy! We celebrate the victory yesterday protecting LGBTQ people from workplace discrimination. The US Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Gay Rights are Civil Rights! The Supreme Court decided June 15th 2020 that you cannot be fired for being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. The landmark 6-3 ruling extends protections to millions of workers.

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Outdoor dining in Perth Amboy Begins June 15th

Some restaurants in Perth Amboy have announced they will be open for outdoor dining starting Monday June 15h. The Barge and the Armory have said they will be offering outdoor dining.

The City of Perth Amboy and Perth Amboy Business Improvement District have released the Temporary COVID-19 Sidewalk Cafe/Outdoor Dining On-Line Application for restaurant owners for ease of use and submission to Code Enforcement.
 
Outdoor dining will be permitted throughout New Jersey starting on June 15th. You can review regulations and guidelines to prepare for your visit to a restaurant. Also, reservations are recommended.

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Gov Murphy lifts stay at home order

On June 9th, Governor Murphy lifted his NJ stay at home order which began March 21st. However, the governor did say he hopes businesses still allow workers to work from home if they can. Social distancing measures are still required, at least 6 ft apart and wearing masks inside at work, businesses, school and church. Indoor gatherings must allow for 6 ft apart too and masks, and if possible can be held with up to 50 people. Outdoor gatherings must allow for 6 ft apart also and masks, and if possible can be held with up to 100 people. For more detailed information here is the Star Ledger article on the reopening.

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