Governor Beshear stated that as long as Kentucky keeps up the fight against the Coronavirus with promising results, the following business sectors are in line to restart:
- May 11 - Manufacturing, construction, vehicle and vessel dealerships, professional services (at 50% of pre-outbreak capacity), horse racing (without spectators), pet grooming and boarding
- May 20 - Retail, houses of worship
- May 25 - Social gatherings of no more than 10 people, barbers, salons, cosmetology businesses and similar services
He also stated that there were a couple types of businesses that are not quite ready to open yet. These types consist of: gyms, restaurants, movie theaters, campgrounds, youth sports, summer camps, day cares (except for essential health care workers) and public pools.