BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Kern County Administrative Officer Ryan Alsop announced Tuesday that local businesses and restaurants can now apply for a temporary operations permit to expand outdoor service, as they begin to reopen.
This announcement coming just hours after the county approved a measure to request permission from the state to move further into Phase 2 of reopening. If the state approves the measure, county businesses and restuarants could reopen as early as this weekend.
According to the County Natural Resources Department, the following items are needed to begin processing the permit:
*Site plan is not needed
Permit requests are to be sent to McNamaraD@kerncounty.com.