Reopening Vermont’s Economy

Phased Restart Work Safe Guidance

Vermont businesses continue to reopen slowly and in accordance with guidelines issued by the Vermont Department of Health and the CDC.

As of June 1, close-contact businesses such gyms, salons and spas are allowed to operate within specific parameters.

Libraries, museums, theaters and other indoor arts and entertainment organizations may reopen if they put in place health and safety measurements as outlined in the Work Safe Guidance.

Outdoor markets such as flea markets may operate in accordance with the guidelines for farmers markets.

The Agency of Agriculture has issued a restart plan with best practices for pick-your-own operations.

Guidance has been issued for the operation of educational and childcare facilities as well as summer camps and colleges.

The Department of Motor Vehicles issued a plan that includes reopening some offices .

Visit the website of the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development to read sector-specific guidelines. The ACCD also publishes Restart Plan Templates to help Vermont businesses establish best practices as they reopen and train employees on safety precautions and protocol.