Virginia Department of Health wants to hire around 100 workers to enforce COVID-19 guidelines (via Johanna Alonso @ Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Having received upward of 23,500 complaints about businesses failing to comply with Gov. Ralph Northam’s coronavirus regulations, the Virginia Department of Health wants 100 temporary workers to help respond. The agency is submitting a $6 …

29 business trade associations ask Gov. Northam for more transparency, ‘democratic process’ in reopening (via WAVY-TV)

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — A group of 29 business trade associations in the state are petitioning Gov. Ralph Northam to include more “transparency and democratic processes” in his decisions to reopen the state in phases. …