I visited my favorite Pioneer Square Teriyaki place two days ago around noon. Normally there would be a long line of customers waiting to order at the counter and roughly 40 people eating lunch. I saw less than a handful.
COVID-19 is already having a profound impact on our local businesses and non-tech workforce in Seattle.
Workplace closures have left Seattle devoid of people who normally would be eating at restaurants and buying from local stores. After seeing a 90% drop in his business over recent weeks, Tom Douglas announced he would temporarily close 12 of his 13 restaurants and lay