What Connecticut Businesses Get OK to Open on May 20?

Governor Lamont outlines a phased-in approach to reopening Connecticut’s economy

During his daily news briefing yesterday, Governor Lamont presented an approach his administration is considering to reopen Connecticut’s economy in phases beginning May 20, 2020.


*Restaurants (outdoor only, no bar area)

*Local retail businesses

*Personal services (hair and nail only)

*Museums and Zoos (outdoor only)

*Additional outdoor recreation (camping, mountain biking)

*University research programs

This opening date is contingent upon meeting the reopening criteria being established by the Reopen Connecticut Advisory Board (see image #2).

To watch the full video of the governor’s news briefing, click here.