Stamford Town Center to Reopen on May 20, 2020
Stamford Town Center will reopen to the public on May 20, 2020 at 11 a.m.
Preliminary Mall Hours:11 a.m.to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m.to 6 p.m.on Sunday.
The Stamford Town Center is reopening on a reduced daily schedule to help meet the needs of the community. Following are some of the other steps they are taking o place customer health and safety above all else:
- Cleaning and disinfecting the center throughout the day, and after-hours, with a focus on high-touch, high-traffic surfaces
- Using a stronger disinfectant when available
- Requiring the use of masks as mandated by local, state or federal laws
- Using signage and decals to help customers with social distancing
- Offering hand sanitizer at designated stations
- Providing wipes forpay stationsand vending machines(as supplies last)
- Closing play areas
- Turning off drinking fountains
- Removing furniture and/or resetting seating areas in our common areas and food court to allow for greater social distancing
- Removing trays from our food courts to reduce the number of high-touch surfaces
- Allowing mall walkers access to do what they love an hour before the center opens to the public (10 a.m.)
We will continue to comply with all local, state and federal laws and mandates to ensure a safe environment.
Stamford Town Center features over 100 distinct contemporary stores including Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Macy’s, Michael Kors, Saks OFF 5TH, Sephora and Swarovski. The shopping center’s pedestrian-friendly restaurant Plaza features an assortment of fine dining and fast-casual eateries such as The Capital Grille, The Cheesecake Factory, Peter Chang, Pieology and Plan B Burger Bar. For the schedule of store openings, visit https://shopstamfordtowncenter.com/pages/open-stores. You can also follow them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/StamfordTownCenter or Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/stamfordtowncenter/
Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut’s Shoreline State Park Beaches Will Be Open Memorial Day Weekend
Capacity Limitations, Social Distancing Guidelines Should be Followed
(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that Connecticut state parks that feature beaches along the state’s shoreline will be open Friday, May 22, though with capacity limitations. Visitors are advised to follow social distancing guidelines.
CONNSTEP and CBIA have partnered with the state of Connecticut to help distribute infrared thermometers to small businesses with 100 employees or fewer.
The thermometers, which can support workplace screening and health checks, are available free to Connecticut employers with 100 or fewer employees.
Eligible businesses can request a thermometer through this website: https://www.ctcovidresponse.org/thermometer-request
Phase 1 Reopening of Businesses Begins on May 20.
Please see the DECD update below with information on Phase 1 requirements for businesses. As per the city of Stamford, it is important to know that ALL businesses, even those that have been open during this time, are required to complete the self-certification process.
The following are permitted to open on May 20:
Hair Salons & Barbershops, looks like you’ll be waiting a bit longer on this.
- Museums and Zoos (Outdoor Only)
- Restaurants (Outdoor Only)
- Retail & Malls
Business rules for reopening can be found here: https://portal.ct.gov/DECD/Content/Coronavirus-Business-Recovery/Sector-Rules-for-May-20-Reopen.
Stamford Numbers as of May 17:
Stamford cases: 3020; Stamford case rate: 2327/100,000, or one out of every 43 people in Stamford. tamford deaths: 175.
Connecticut cases: 37,419; Connecticut deaths: 3408