Local Leisure, Hospitality Sectors Slower to Recover, As 50,000 Jobs Lost or Furloughed

Parking lots outside restaurants remain empty as people self-quarantine.Though many sectors have enjoyed job gains as employers attempt to deal with the pandemic, a San Diego bread-and-butter industry is still struggling. A total of 50,000 workers in leisure and hospitality have either seen their jobs furloughed or eliminated in the six months since the coronavirus hit, forcing widespread business closures. August’s numbers continue […]