By CBSNewYork Team

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Restaurants in Connecticut are getting closer to normalcy.

Beginning Friday, capacity limits will be lifted for many businesses, including restaurants, retail stores and gyms.

There will be an eight-person table limit at restaurants and the 11 p.m. closing time remains in effect.

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Thursday, state officials celebrated the comeback and noted more money will be coming to help small businesses through President Joe Biden’s stimulus plan.

CBSNewYork Team