March 4, 2021
Governor Lamont announces plans to lift some COVID-19 restrictions
Governor Ned Lamont today announced that in the coming days he plans to revise some requirements that were implemented in Connecticut in the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly those relating to capacity levels and travel restrictions.
The governor stressed that while some of these restrictions are being eased, all of the protocols that relate to face coverings, social distancing, and cleaning measures are being maintained, and people and businesses are urged to continue adhering to those health and safety procedures.
Protocols that will remain in effect until further notice include:
.Face coverings and masks continue to be required
.Bars that only serve beverages continue to remain closed
11PM closing time remains in place for events at venues, restaurants, and entertainment
.Indoor theaters continue to have a 50% capacity
.Large event venues (e.g. stadiums) to open in April