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Governor’s statement on Labor Day

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Governor Phil Scott today issued the following statement: “Every year, on first weekend of September, we celebrate the workers of our nation – those who, throughout our history, have powered our economy and communities. This year, I especially want to recogniz... More »

Governor proposes additional economic relief measures

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 Latest proposal utilizes additional Coronavirus Relief Funds for continued economic support to hardest hit business sectors Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott today announced his proposal for an additional $133 million in economic relief and recovery, usin... More »

Governor extends state of emergency to September 15

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Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott today announced that the COVID-19 State of Emergency has been extended to September 15, 2020, as well as additional local discretion for gathering size limits and liquor sales. “We’ve made tremendous progress since this pa... More »

Current COVID-19 Activity in Vermont

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Case Information Current COVID-19 Activity in Vermont As of 12 p.m. on August 5, 2020   Description Number Total cases* 1,436 (5 new) Currently hospitalized 1 Hospitalized under investigation 8 Total people recovered 1,254 Deaths+ 57 People tested 98,990 Trave... More »

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Governor says masks will be required starting August 1

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Montpelier, Vt. – As the state continues its sustained efforts to encourage mask use as a tool to limit the spread of COVID-19 and protect the most vulnerable, Governor Phil Scott today announced strengthened mask requirements in public places and congregate s... More »