The Commercial Record’s coverage of the coronavirus outbreak’s impact on the state’s real estate and finance industries, and the local economy.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that all the counties in Connecticut and Massachusetts are the sites of high or substantial transmission of COVID-19.
Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order on Thursday that allows municipal leaders to enact mask mandates for both vaccinated and unvaccinated people while inside public places.
Gov. Ned Lamont said Wednesday that he does not foresee the state following the lead of New York City and requiring vaccination declarations for a variety of indoor activities.
The warning came as all but one of the state’s eight counties – Litchfield – were classified by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as having “substantial transmission” of COVID-19
As the federal eviction moratorium is set to expire, 34 percent of small business owner survey respondents in Connecticut said they couldn’t pay July’s rent in full.
As nonprofits, landlord and tenants fiercely advocate for an extension or solution, the federal eviction moratorium is set to expire this weekend.
The Biden administration announced Thursday it will allow a nationwide ban on evictions to expire Saturday.
The state could bring back some travel restrictions to help curtail the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus, Gov. Ned Lamont said.
Pfizer is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, saying Thursday that another shot within 12 months could dramatically boost immunity and maybe help ward off the latest worrisome coronavirus mutant.
The Restaurant Revitalization Fund has closed, and almost two-thirds of the Connecticut restaurants that applied to the federal grant program did not receive funds.