NB Entering Phase 3 of COVID-19 Recovery

The New Brunswick Government has announced that its COVID-19 Recovery Plan will now gradually advance into Phase 3 (“Yellow”) upon news on May 22nd of no new cases of the Coronaviris in the province. To date, following 21,752 tests, there have been 121 confirmed cases, of which one remains active and 120 have recovered.

This next phase in the Recovery Plan during which the province will remain under a State of Emergency includes, effective immediately, two-household bubbles being permitted to expand to include close friends and family (while still being encouraged to keep indoor gatherings at 10 people or fewer). Also, among the businesses now permitted to open are hairdressers/barbers and tattoo artists.

The full government release, including notable dates during this gradual roll-out of Phase 3, as well as a number of helpful links to additional information, can be found
here.