Town of Addison Delivers Back to Business Kits as More Businesses Allowed to Re-Open

Addison staff delivered hundreds of Back to Work Safety Kits to area businesses! Photo credit: Town of Addison.

To welcome people returning to the workforce on May 18, the Town of Addison and Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce delivered Back to Business kits to hundreds of local businesses.

These Back to Business kits include a letter from Addison Mayor Joe Chow and Metrocrest Chamber president Erin Carney; 10 masks, 20 5-oz. bottles of hand sanitizer provided by mary Kay and Buzz Ballz, Buzz Ballz sample cocktail, a laminated TRA pledge (for restaurants) and Addison Social Distancing decals. These decals, created by the Town of Addison, feature a hand with the words “Keep Your Distance” next to it. The circular decals also have the words “Help Keep Our City Safe. Practice Social Distancing” along the perimeter of the circle, as well as the

Back to Business Kits. Photo credit: Town of Addison. website address and the hashtag #ADDISONCARES. There is also a Spanish version.

On May 18, Gov. Abbott announced phase two of the Reopen Texas plan. That allowed gyms, exercise facilities, hair salons, barbershops, non-essential manufacturers and other offices, massage and personal care businesses, child-care centers and youth clubs to open on Monday.

More businesses are allowed to re-open in the coming weeks:

May 22

  • Restaurants at 50% capacity
  • Bars, tasting rooms, and similar establishments at 25% capacity
  • Bowling alleys, bingo halls, skating rinks, and simulcast racing at 25% capacity
  • Rodeo and equestrian events at 25% capacity
  • Aquariums, natural caverns, and similar facilities at 25% capacity

May 29

  • Outdoor areas of zoos at 25% capacity

May 31

  • Professional basketball, baseball, softball, golf, tennis, football, and car racing events without in-person spectators
  • Day/overnight youth camps
  • Youth sports

June 1

  • School districts can hold summer school if following social distancing guidelines

We are excited to see more people going back to work, shopping and eating out! Keep staying safe out there!

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