In the past two weeks we have had 36 new cases (29 confirmed, 7 probable) of COVID-19 bringing the total count to 1463 confirmed and probable cases as of October 13th, 2021.
The state updates their vaccination data weekly. Please visit this site for up to date information on Massachusetts COVID-19 vaccination data.
Please continue to protect yourselves and our community
- Vaccinations available for those 12 years old and older.
- The Department of Public Health issued a public health advisory effective July 30 that advises all unvaccinated residents to continue to wear masks in indoor settings and when they can’t socially distance. The advisory also recommends that vaccinated residents who are at increased risk from COVID-19, or who live with someone at increased risk, should wear a face covering indoors (other than in their home).
- Practice social distancing (keeping a distance of six feet from others).
- Wash hands frequently. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands and washing your hands frequently with soap and water for 20 seconds or longer, and use a hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol if soap and water are not available.
- Cover coughs and sneezes, throw tissues away and wash your hands immediately afterward.
- Be vigilant in monitoring for symptoms. Find a Covid-19 test site here.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Follow Massachusetts travel advisories.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
The Board of Health is working closely with other town officials on the town’s response to COVID-19, the disease which is caused by the novel coronavirus. This is a rapidly evolving situation. The healthy and safety of town residents and our community are our top priority. Please review the links on this page for information on COVID-19.