New NYC Legislation Requires Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Last updated on August 24th, 2017 at 09:01 pmNew NYC Legislation Requires Gender Neutral Bathrooms – June 28, 2016 A new law signed by Mayor Deblasio requires single occupant restrooms in public places like restaurants and bars to be gender neutral. The Rule Effective January 2017 all

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RAW OR UNDERCOOKED MENU WARNINGS AS OF JANUARY 1ST, 2016

Last updated on June 6th, 2018 at 03:20 pmNew Health Warning As of January 1st 2016, Sec. 81.11 of the New York Health Code mandates that all food service establishments serving meat,fish, molluscan shellfish or unpasteurized raw shell eggs raw or undercooked (prepared below a temperture required

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COMPLYING WITH SMOKING LAWS

Last updated on November 9th, 2016 at 05:32 pmThe NYC Department of Health requires every food service establishment to post a sign along with a non smoking policy. The sign now includes E-cigarette language.  Although non compliance does not carry any violation points, money fines will be assessed. Download both the sign and

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THE LETTER GRADE SYSTEM COMING TO NYC SALONS?

Last updated on November 9th, 2016 at 03:42 pmA modified version of the system responsible for lowering instances of food borne illness, increasing hygiene practices and making restaurants safer could be coming to a salon near you. Bronx Borough President Rubin Diaz Jr. introduced a bill creating

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Letter Grades Make It To Yelp Via Google Chrome Extension

Last updated on April 3rd, 2017 at 06:20 pmIt has been almost a year since Yelp made an announcement about incorporating Health Department Letter Grades into their customer reviews.  Although Yelp has this feature available in other cities, letter grades have not yet made it to Yelp’s

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