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Posted on: June 4, 2021

COVID-19 Update, Friday, June 4

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/04/2021

For further information, contact:
Allyssa Jewell
ajewell@framinghamma.gov
Tel (508) 532-6029


*COVID-19 UPDATE*
Since Wednesday, Eight Residents have Tested Positive, 90* More have Recovered, and City Learns of One New Fatality Associated with COVID-19; 
On-Street Parking Meters and Parking Restrictions Based on Time will Resume June 15;
Community Hour Tuesday, June 8, at 5 p.m. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives throughout Framingham;
Reminder: City to Partner with V-Care and Metrowest Pharmacy for COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday, June 5, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Butterworth Park

  • Since Wednesday, eight residents have tested positive, 90* more have recovered, and the City learns of one new fatality associated with COVID-19: The number of people in the City who have tested positive for COVID-19 is 8,332. With 7,646 recovered and 246 fatalities, Framingham currently has 440* active cases. The Framingham Health Department contacts the people who were potentially exposed and the owners of the businesses or places of employment where the potential exposures occurred to inform and counsel them on next steps (contact tracing). In addition to the active cases, the Health Department is following 503 residents in quarantine. 

    *Note: The City’s COVID team is working in the State’s data system to move lapsed or pending cases into the correct status.
     
  • On-Street Parking Meters and Parking Restrictions Based on Time will Resume June 15: Last week, a joint-order was issued by the Mayor and Board of Health rescinding certain Executive Orders, Joint Orders of the Mayor and BOH, and Orders of the BOH (“local orders”), attachment D. Effective June 15, the City will resume enforcing parking meter fees and parking restrictions based on time.

  • Community Hour Tuesday, June 8, at 5 p.m. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives throughout Framingham: Join Mayor Yvonne M. Spicer and Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer Dr. Maritsa Barros for an overview and discussion about Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives throughout the city, including programming, training, and collaborative projects. Attendees will be able to pose questions during the hour via Zoom's Chat function. If you cannot attend and have questions, please email ajewell@framinghamma.gov with the subject line: June 8 Community Hour. Click here for information on how to join. A video recording of the Zoom will be available following for those who cannot attend.

  • City of Framingham to Partner with V-Care and Metrowest Pharmacy for COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday, June 5, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Butterworth ParkSee Wednesday’s COVID-19 press release for more information about the clinic.

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