Governor announces new re-opening plan, construction remains open
January 6, 2021
|The governor announced a new “Health Washington – Roadmap to Recovery” plan today. The plan largely continues current COVID-19 health and safety restrictions. The plan goes into effect Jan. 11.
This new plan makes no changes to the construction industry. Construction remains open statewide. And, for the foreseeable future, we must continue to follow the COVID-19 jobsite requirements established last year.
The new “Healthy Washington” plan abandons the four-phase approach implemented last year. It begins fresh with two phases at this point:
At this time, the entire state is in Phase 1 of the new plan. The governor promised to announce additional phases in the future. However, he gave no timeline for when those plans will be released.