Ferndale restaurant offering free meal to employees affected by government shutdown

Posted at 5:01 AM, Jan 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-15 05:01:26-05

FERNDALE, Mich. (WXYZ) — A restaurant in Ferndale is offering a meal on the house to employees affected by the government shutdown.

The Blue Nile Ethiopian restaurant is offering free meals to 14 furloughed federal government workers per day. Owners of the Blue Nile say the meals are first come, first serve.

To make a reservation, send a private message with your name and phone number to the Blue Nile on their Facebook page.

Upon receipt, someone will contact back with a discreet message to guarantee privacy upon arrival.