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MAYOR JOHN COOPER ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEALTH ORDER 10

08/7/20

MAYOR JOHN COOPER ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEALTH ORDER 10

Prohibits open consumption, possession, and late-night to-go sales of alcoholic beverages in Downtown, Midtown areas

Contact Name: Chris Song

Contact: chris.song@nashville.gov

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: August 7, 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Mayor John Cooper today announced Order 10 from the Metro Public Health Department, which takes effect Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.

Within the geographic areas in Nashville depicted on the attached maps covering Downtown and Midtown, Order 10 prohibits:

  • the open consumption or possession in an open container of any alcoholic beverage outside of permitted establishments;
  • any sale of alcohol by a restaurant except when sold for consumption on premises or for off-premises delivery;
  • any sale of alcohol by a limited service or restaurant or bar except when sold for off-premises delivery; and
  • all curbside and to-go sales of alcoholic beverages.

A copy of the signed order is attached.

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