By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The owners of the Crack’d Egg were denied a request to reopen while they appeal their case.READ MORE: Allegheny Co. Council To Vote On Paid Sick Leave Bill
According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Judge John McVay denied the owner’s request for a stay.READ MORE: 'Good Eat$ Downtown' Campaign Begins, Aimed At Bringing Business Back To Downtown Restaurants
Earlier this month, Judge McVay ordered the diner to submit a COVID-19 safety plan or close.
It’s another run-in the restaurant has had this past year. Over the summer, the Allegheny County Health Department ordered the restaurant to close for flouting COVID-19 mitigation requirements.MORE NEWS: Man Linked To 3 Ohio Homicides Dies After Detroit Shooting
However, in a Facebook, the attorney for Crack’d Egg responded, saying “the county will have a reckoning in our civil rights action, given its pervasive policy of mandating what we view as unconstitutional conditions put on otherwise lawfully operated businesses.”