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We’re slowly bridging the gap between “to-go” and “together”. Most of Louisiana, although still under lockdown, is enjoying some new freedoms.
Restaurants outside of Orleans Parish are now permitted to provide outdoor seating for take-out, and malls began curbside retail pickup today.
At Lakeside Mall, drivers are sorted into zones in different parking lots. Shoppers can now pick up food or retail items without leaving their driver’s seat.
Hannah Jackson drove from Covington to pick up dinner for an uncle’s birthday.
“Oh my goodness, just to get out of the house, even if it’s just to sit in the parking lot with your window,” she said.
A few parking lots away, fine jeweler Lee Michaels is set up to see customers curbside.