Restaurants Following the May 13 guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that fully vaccinated individuals can safely do most activities without wearing a mask or the need to social distance from others, Executive Order 215 removed its indoor mask mandate for most settings. FAQs for Executive Order 215 (Spanish) Summary of Current Restrictions Face Coverings and Masks Executive Order 215 lifts all mandatory capacity and gathering limits and social distancing requirements. Guidance and Resources Alcohol Sales & Service FAQs CountOnMeNC.org Frequently Asked Questions Are the Americans with Disabilities Act requirements still in effect at restaurants and bars? NCDHHS wants to help restaurants and bars continue to serve customers to the greatest extent possible while working within public health guidelines and state and federal law. Restaurants and bars that remain open for take-out and delivery during Phase 1 and plan to open at 50 percent capacity during Phase 2 should keep in mind that the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements are still in effect, and all businesses need to continue to ensure reasonable access and accommodations to their employees and customers. ADA-related guidance specific to employers during a pandemic can be found on the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s website. Additional guidance and resources on the ADA can be found on the ADA’s website and on the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s website.