Ned Lamont is pushing back the reopening of Connecticut barbershops and hair salons to June 1. HARTFORD — Gov. Lamont said Monday that hair salons and barbershops were initially included in Phase 1 of Connecticut’s reopen … Hair salons/Barber shops UPDATE as of Monday, May 18: Gov. Later today, I will issue an executive order directing the closure of establishments like nail salons, barber shops, and hair salons. I will have more information later. Hair salons and barbershops were among the first group of businesses scheduled t… Ned Lamont on Monday delayed until early June reopening beauty parlors and barber shops in Connecticut as business owners insist the … Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont on Monday postponed the reopening of hair salons and barbershops in the state to give salon owners and employees more time to prepare amid the coronavirus pandemic. After an unexpected postponement, barber shops and salons across Connecticut are preparing to reopen Monday. The various calculations for reopening include the proximity, length and intensity of personal contacts, such as one-on-one care in barber shops and hair and nail salons. As their administrations continue developing strategies for the safe reopening of sectors of the economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Ned Lamont of Connecticut and Governor Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island today announced their intention to align the reopening of hair salons and barbershops in their respective states in early June. Gov. Lamont Delays Reopening of Conn. Chris Rosa, owner of the Professional Barber Shop… Gov. HARTFORD, Conn. — BREAKING UPDATE as of Monday at 8:50 p.m: Connecticut is changing its rules about hair salons and blow dryers after days of outcry from hair salons and barber shops. CONNECTICUT — Many, but far from all, hair salons and barbershops across the state are reopening today after being shuttered for more than two months as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Hair Salons and Barbershops; Now Targeting June 1 Reopening Hair salons and barbershops were originally part of the state's phase one reopening … GREENWICH — With many customers excited for barber shops and salons across the state to reopen on Wednesday, the establishments are taking steps to protect both their clients and their staffs.