Fire damage shuts down restaurant
York Regional Health Services inspectors briefly closed a fire-damaged Vaughan eatery recently under the Health Protection and Promotion Act.
New York Fries, located at 1 Bass Pro Mills Dr. in Concord, was shut on Sept. 19.
It re-opened the next day.
Restaurant closures in York Region are rare. Fire-damaged eateries are ordered to close as a matter of course.
In 2007, more than 4,000 inspections were carried out resulting in 50 provincial offences notices being issued.
Eleven establishments were ordered closed for infractions under the act.
A version of this article appears in print Sept. 26, 2008 on page 4.
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