Wednesday the Democratic party, announced they are working on a legislative package to help restaurant and bar owners. The package contains 9 different bills that will provide relief to business owners, and the workers that cook and serve food.
“Consumer confidence has been down people have not felt overwhelmingly like going into bars and restaurants," said State Representative Maureen Madden.
The package includes bills that would provide grants to local Restaurants, Bars and clubs, Reduce and eliminate specific licensing fees, extend discounts to license holders. It also includes a bill that would protect businesses by guaranteeing their insurance pays out in future emergencies.