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COVID-19 Outdoor Accommodations
The Town of North Hempstead is temporarily allowing restaurants and food service establishments an additional way to expand their operations outdoors during the timeframe in which such establishments are subject to reduced interior occupancy or density restrictions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The following documents must be submitted and/or complied with prior to a restaurant offering outdoor seating under the COVID-19 accommodation:
Temporary Outdoor Dining Application for Restaurants
Proposed Chapter 70 Local Law with Certification (Outdoor Seating)
Temporary Outdoor Dining Sample Layout
NYS Business Reopening Safety Plan
Fire Marshal Bulletin re: Areas Open to the Public
Submission of Completed Outdoor Dining Applications
Completed temporary Outdoor Dining permit applications may be submitted to the Building Department in the following manner:
• By email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
• By mail addressed to the Building Department at: 210 Plandome Road, Manhasset, New York 11030
• In person, by appointment, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please email email@example.com to schedule an appointment.