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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Since Wednesday, July 1, Seven Residents have Tested Positive, Eight More have Recovered, and

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 07/06/2020
For further information contact:
Kelly McFalls
kmcfalls@framinghamma.gov
Tel (508) 532-5437
M (774) 285-1315


*COVID-19 UPDATE* 
Since Wednesday, July 1, Seven Residents have Tested Positive, Eight More have Recovered, and 
City Learns of Three New Fatalities Related to COVID-19;
Health Department Distributes Demographic COVID-19 Data

  • Since Wednesday, July 1, seven residents have tested positive, eight more have recovered, and the City learns of three new fatalities related to COVID-19: The number of people in the City who have tested positive for COVID-19 is 1,740. With 1,489 cases recovered and 117 fatalities, Framingham currently has 134 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 76 residents in quarantine.

  • The City’s Department of Public Health distributes demographic COVID-19 data every Monday on all confirmed Cases in Framingham since March 1, 2020: Data includes information about confirmed cases by age, gender, race/ethnicity, fatalities, nursing homes, and residential settings. Reference today’s data release here.

  • 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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