Governor Baker Announces June 8 Start to Reopening
“Our ability to progress from one phase to the next will be driven by public health data and metrics. Yesterday, the Governor noted that the data was trending in a positive way with the COVID-19 positive test rate and number of patients with COVID-19 in hospitals trending down and the testing capacity increasing. Due to these encouraging metrics we will be commencing phase 2 on June 8 th .
Over the last three weeks we have continued a strong partnership with the business community and local officials to ensure readiness to move between phases. Industry specific phase 2 protocols for restaurants
were posted online late last week and these protocols will go into effect starting on June 8 th