LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The Tippecanoe County Health Department announced that the county has maintained yellow status for four consecutive weeks on the Indiana Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard.
Due to the lowered status, effective Thursday, February 18, the previously issued Health Officer’s Order pertaining to restaurants and bars will be changed as follows:
- The 1 A.M. closure requirement for restaurants and bars will be rescinded.
- Bar-top seating will be permitted during all hours of operation, provided that social distancing of six feet is maintained between parties seated at the bar.
The restaurant and bar capacity requirements from the previously issued Health Officer’s Order dated November 18, 2020 will remain in effect.
The Tippecanoe County Health Department said it will continue to monitor local COVID-19 data and make further adjustments as necessary.