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Vermont Forward

Vermont Forward | Roadmap to Reopening

Vermont is Fully Open

As of June 14, 2021, more than 80% of eligible Vermonters have received at least the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and Governor Phil Scott has authorized the move to Step 4 of the Vermont Forward Plan, lifting business, gathering, and travel related restrictions, nearly two weeks ahead of schedule.

Business Operations

All business restrictions and requirements are lifted.


Events and Gatherings

All event and gathering restrictions and requirements are lifted.


Masks and Physical Distancing

All masking and physical distance mandates are lifted.

  • Unvaccinated individuals seeking recommendations should reference the Department of Health website.
  • Masks are recommended for unvaccinated youth childcare/summer camp attendees and organizers during indoor activities this summer.
  • The Federal Transit Administration still requires masks on public transportation for all riders through September 13, 2021.

Vaccination Progress

Percent of Vermonters Vaccinated

80.7% of Eligible Vermonters Have Started Vaccination

Latest Increase

+676 Eligible Vermonters Were Vaccinated on June 17, 2021

Total Vermonters Vaccinated

444,737 Eligible Vermonters Have Received One Dose as of June 17, 2021

Source: CDC (with Vermont Department of Financial Regulation reconciliation) – June 17, 2021