Rules and Timeline

Which State and Metro reopening rules and timeline apply to my business?

Is your business located within Nashville-Davidson County?

If so, then Metro’s Roadmap for Reopening plan provides guidance on how to reopen. Visit this site to know when businesses are cleared to reopen. If your business is located within Nashville-Davidson County, follow Metro guidance’s first and foremost. Adapt any industry guidance to match Metro’s guidance.

Is your business located outside of Davidson County?

If so, then the Tennessee Pledge plan applies to your business. As of June 4, the Tennessee Pledge plan has overall guidance and guidance for nearly all types of businesses, and it is periodically updated to provide additional guidance. If your business is located outside of Nashville-Davidson County, follow the State’s guidance first and foremost, and adapt any industry guidance to match the State’s guidance.

Is your business located in one of the following counties?

Visit your county’s website for specific guidance:

Have questions, comments or suggestions for additional links?


This site is intended for informational purposes only. The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce does not endorse or recommend any of the guidance or practices located on this site. Business owners should consult with their attorney to ensure compliance with local, state and federal requirements.

In all cases, businesses should stay abreast of guidance from local and state health departments and follow all requirements provided by the CDC, Tennessee Department of Health and the Metro Nashville/Davidson County Health Department and any applicable federal or regulatory rules.

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