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Business Reopening Guidance

Phase 3 represents the latest stage of the Governor's reopening plan for Connecticut. Phase 3 is in effect as of October 8, 2020.  There are very specific rules that will take place during this phase. 

Phase 3 business changes include: 

  • Restaurants, personal services, hair salons, barber shops, and libraries: Increase from 50 percent to 75 percent capacity indoors. This is subject to COVID-19 safety requirements 
  • Outdoor event venues (e.g. amphitheaters, race tracks, etc.): Increase from 25 percent to 50 percent capacity. This is dependent on the use of masks and social distancing requirements 
  • Indoor performing arts venues: These locales will be able to open at 50 percent capacity with masks and social distancing requirements in place 
  • Bars and nightclubs: These businesses will continue to remain closed. 

In addition, Phase 3 will see new changes applied to the size of gatherings: 

  • Indoor private gatherings at commercial establishment/places of business – 50% capacity, capped at 100 people
  • Indoor private gatherings at private residents – 25 people
  • Outdoor private gatherings – 150 people
  • Indoor graduations – 50% capacity, capped at 200
  • Outdoor graduations – 50% capacity of 6-foot spacing, no cap
  • Indoor religious gatherings – 50% capacity, capped at 200
  • Outdoor religious gatherings – 50% capacity and 6-foot spacing, no cap 

Click Here for the rules that apply in this phase.

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Phase Three Gathering Size Changes

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Due to limited funds and anticipated high volume of applications, grantees will be randomly selected from the pool of eligible applicants with attention to geographic distribution.  Click here for details and to apply

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