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Posted on: June 9, 2021

COVID-19 Update, Wednesday, June 9

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/09/2021

For further information, contact:
Kelly McFalls
kmcfalls@framinghamma.gov
Tel (508) 532-5437
M (774) 285-1315

*COVID-19 UPDATE*
Since Monday, Three Residents have Tested Positive, *96 More have Recovered, and City Learns of One New Fatality Associated with COVID-19; 
Health Department Distributes Demographic COVID-19 and Vaccination Data;
City to Partner with V-Care and MetroWest Pharmacy for COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Saturday, June 12, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Woodrow Wilson School;
Reminder - On-Street Parking Meters Enforcement and Parking Restrictions Based on Time to Resume June 15

  • Since Monday, three residents have tested positive, *96 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 8,340. With 7,745 recovered and 250 fatalities, Framingham currently has *345 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 484 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.

  • City of Framingham to Partner with V-Care and MetroWest Pharmacy for COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday, June 12, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Woodrow Wilson School, 169 Leland Street: Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson and Johnson vaccines will be available to everyone who attends the clinic and meets the age requirements. The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is approved for anyone 12 years of age and older. Moderna and Johnson and Johnson are available for anyone 18 years and older. You can get a vaccine for free, and you do not need insurance, a driver's license, or a Social Security number. If anyone has already received the first dose elsewhere and is due for the second dose, they are welcome to attend.

    Consent forms are required for children 12-17 years of age receiving the Pfizer vaccine. Forms will also be available on-site or can be downloaded below:
  • Health Department Distributes Demographic COVID-19 and Vaccination Data: The City's Department of Public Health distributes demographic COVID-19 data about confirmed COVID-19 cases and vaccination efforts in Framingham. Reference today's data release here.

  • Reminder - On-Street Parking Meters Enforcement and Parking Restrictions Based on Time will Resume June 15: On May 26, the Mayor and Board of Health issued a joint-order rescinding certain Executive Orders, Joint Orders of the Mayor and BOH, and Orders of the BOH (“local orders”), attachment D. As part of that joint order, the City that effective June 15, parking meter fees enforcement and parking restrictions will resume based on time.

  • 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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