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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Since Wednesday, Six Residents Have Tested Positive, Three More have Recovered, and

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/26/2020
For further information contact:
Kelly McFalls
kmcfalls@framinghamma.gov
Tel (508) 532-5437
M (774) 285-1315

*COVID-19 UPDATE* 
Since Wednesday, Six Residents Have Tested Positive, Three More have Recovered, and 
City Learns of Three New Fatalities Related to COVID-19;
Community Hour Tuesday, June 30 at 5 p.m., Focused on Building an Anti-racist Village with 
Community, Classrooms, College, and Clergy

  • Since Wednesday, six residents have tested positive, three more have recovered, and City learns of three new fatalities related to COVID-19The number of people in the City who have tested positive for COVID-19 is 1,725. With 1,413 cases recovered and 113 fatalities, Framingham currently has 199 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 95 residents in quarantine.

  • Community Hour Tuesday, June 30 at 5 p.m. focused on building an anti-racist village with community, classrooms, college, and clergy: Mayor Yvonne M. Spicer will be joined José Iván Román, member of Framingham’s Human Relations Commission; Joseph Corazzini, Assistant Superintendent for Equity, Diversity, and Community Development at Framingham Public Schools; Constanza Cabello, Ed.D., Vice President of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement at Framingham State University; and Reverend Gregory Morisse, Pastor and Teacher at The Plymouth Church in Framingham. Attendees will be able to pose questions during the hour via Zoom’s Chat function. If people cannot attend and have questions, please email kmcfalls@framinghamma.gov with the subject line: June 30 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.

  • COVID-19 in Framingham: Information on COVID-19 in Framingham can be found here. To receive information from the City on a mobile device, text "Join FraminghamMA" to 30890. Residents also can find updates on Facebook and Twitter - @Framingham_MA. For questions regarding COVID-19 in Framingham, please call the City’s informational line at (508) 532-5411, Mon-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. If there is an urgent update, the City will employ the "Alert Framingham" phone messaging system, otherwise known as Rave. To sign up for the City’s Rave system, please go here: https://www.smart911.com/ 
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