Our black neighbors need our support. Let’s give it by supporting local black-owned businesses in Washtenaw County. This list will help!
The COVID pandemic has thrown a wrench into how a lot of local businesses are functioning. We spoke with three local businesses to see how they’re holding up.
Chelsea Burger plans to open this month in the former Seitz Tavern space at 110 W. Middle St. Co-owner Paul Fredenberg, who owns a 55-acre farm with his wife, plans to use an abundance of his farm-raised meat and produce in the eatery.
In anticipation of the 13-story Vic Village South high-rise project, developed by Hughes Properties, two locally-owned businesses have been replaced. The El-Awar family’s South U Pizza at 1106 S. University Ave. closed in December and their Rendezvous Hookah Lounge at 1108 S. University Ave. closed in January. Their third business, Oasis Grill, has moved across