Rhode Island Removed From Travel Advisory List

Aaron Kupec
August 11, 2020 - 1:31 pm
8/11/2020 Travel Advisory Map

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Rhode Island and three other states have been removed from Connecticut's coronavirus travel advisory.

Governor Ned Lamont announced the changes late Tuesday morning. Travelers from 32 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands must quarantine for two weeks and fill out online health forms upon arrival in Connecticut, given that they have COVID-19 infection rates above 10 percent.

Alaska, New Mexico and Ohio were also removed from the list. Hawaii, South Dakota and the Virgin Islands were added.

Here's the complete list of areas subject to the advisory:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Iowa
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Mississippi
  • Montana
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • Oklahoma
  • Puerto Rico
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virgin Islands
  • Virginia
  • Washington (Metrics for Washington are currently under review, status may change)
  • Wisconsin