Our businesses need our support during this pandemic | Letter to the Editor
Last updated 12/1/2020 at 5:31pm
The small bright spot of this pandemic has been the outpouring of support from our residents to our communities that are most in need. One part of our treasured community is our small businesses, but they are in trouble. Many businesses rely upon holiday season sales to make up a significant portion of their annual revenues. They are currently bearing the brunt of the economic crisis brought on by COVID.
Sadly, it is predicted 1 out of every 3 restaurants will be closing in our state. Look at Seattle, it is already happening. Block after block of boarded-up businesses. The line between a bu...