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Nearly 100 eateries sign open letter to governor

Jan 21, 2021 - Detroit Free Press

LANSING - An open letter from the owners of Saddleback BBQ to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asking that restaurants be allowed to "open safely as soon as possible," has been signed by the owners of nearly 100 eateries around the state.

"Although we have grit, we are running out," Saddleback BBQ co-owners Matthew Gillett and Travis Stoliker wrote in the letter. "We need to open."

It was shared on the eatery's social media accounts and website on Jan. 15.

Two days earlier, Whitmer announ...