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Amazon Logistics has signed leases to open five delivery stations in Connecticut, including three sites in Fairfield County, by the end of the year.
Employees at the restaurant were first furloughed temporarily on March 17, a move that was originally envisioned to last six months or less.
The firm has identified 248 stores that are set to be shuttered.
The new Dollar Tree is the chain's sixth location in Fairfield County.
Mayor Boughton pitched the city for Amazon's second headquarters in a 2017 video.
The move will give Dick’s a total of 75,000 square feet at the mall.
The building was constructed in 1988 and was occupied by General Electric Capital until 2009.
CVS Health expects to have up to 1,000 locations across the country offering the service by the end of May, with the goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per month, subject to availability of supplies and lab capacity.
The Westfield Trumbull and Danbury Fair Mall also expect to open on the 20th, while Norwalk's SoNo Collection is reportedly readying itself to do so as well.
The retailer has stores in Danbury, Trumbull, Middletown and Poughkeepsie.
“Be confident, be calm, and be compassionate – ‘the three C’s'," Boughton says. "You want people to know that you are somebody thy can turn to when there’s a crisis facing the community."
Around the state, some favor opening businesses now, while others favor slowly rolling out certain sectors. Even Gov. Ned Lamont, who has said an official strategic announcement will be made on May 20, is now indicating some reopenings could occur sooner.
Affected workers in Fairfield County include 64 at 14 Danbury Road in Wilton; 89 at 698 Bridgeport Ave. in Shelton; and 66 at 116 Newtown Road in Danbury.
“There should be a sense of humility at the heart of every leader during a time like this," the president and CEO of Nuvance Health says. "We’re made smarter by listening to the people around us."