Rhode Island Added To Connecticut Covid Travel Advisory

John Silva
August 04, 2020 - 11:15 am
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(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - Add Rhode Island to the list of states that have been added to Connecticut's travel advisory in this period of COVID-19.

The Ocean State has seen an uptick in cases of coronavirus recently.

As a result, Governor Lamont says it will be added to the list, which now totals 35, including Puerto Rico.

People traveling to Connecticut from states that have a positivity rate of 10 per 100,000 are required to self-quarantine for 14 days.  

That also includes states that have a rate of 10-percent or higher over a rolling seven-day average.

Rhode Island so far is the only New England state on that list.  

Deleware and the District of Columbia have been removed from the list.

The full list of states under the travel advisory is as follows:


    Alaska
    Alabama
    Arkansas
    Arizona
    California
    Florida
    Georgia
    Iowa
    Idaho
    Illinois
    Indiana
    Kansas
    Kentucky
    Louisiana
    Maryland
    Minnesota
    Missouri
    Mississippi
    Montana
    North Carolina
    North Dakota
    Nebraska
    New Mexico
    Nevada
    Ohio
    Oklahoma
    Puerto Rico
    Rhode Island
    South Carolina
    Tennessee
    Texas
    Utah
    Virginia
    Washington
    Wisconsin