News Flash

Economic & Community Development News

Posted on: October 8, 2020

10/08/20: Phase 3 Reopening Today

Trumbull Economic Development

Phase 3 represents the latest stage of the Governor's reopening plan for Connecticut. 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.

Facebook Twitter Email