Next week can see the opening of indoor pubs, cafes, restaurants as well as museums and galleries, hairdressers and the resumption of church services keeping safety in mind.
The major programme of investment is expected to take four months to complete, says Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Distribution.
Gill Fairclough, Oban Community Nurse Team Leader, has thanked former NHS colleagues who stepped back into the frontline helping sustain the service during the crisis.
Spaces for overnighters have been opened up in the car park of the former Highland Arts Studio in the historic village centre.
The last time coronavirus was mentioned on death certificates in the Argyll and Bute Council area was in the week starting May 25, when there were one care home and two hospital deaths.
Creative In Your Community will support artists with projects which will maintain and develop their creativity and inspiration whilst also engaging with their local community.