Covid-19 Updates & Information
East Longmeadow Covid-19 Cases: 1,824 confirmed cases, 57 in the last 14 days with a percent positivity of 3.58% (Updated September 23, 2021)
East Longmeadow Mask Mandate (In effect August 28, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.)
CDC Hampden County Covid-19 Transmission: High*
East Longmeadow % of Population Fully Vaccinated: 61%*
East Longmeadow % of Population w/ At Least 1 Dose: 68%*
CDC case counts across the United States
East Longmeadow Covid-19 Hotline: (413) 486-9000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mass Dept. Of Public Health Covid Page
- Covid-19 Isolation & Quarantine Information
- Covid-19 Cleaning Product List
- Covid-19 MDPH Fact Sheet
- Disaster Distress Helpline
- MA Covid-19 Vaccine Information
- Vaccination Locations
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Covid-19 Vaccine Information
On May 18, 2020, Governor Baker's administration published the reopening phases, which called for ending restrictions when vaccines became widely available. As of May 17, 2021, there are over 975 locations for Massachusetts residents to access vaccines without delay.
People age 12 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated against COVID-19. People ages 12-17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. People age 18 and older can get any vaccine. The vaccine is safe and effective. You don't need an ID or insurance to get it.
Covid-19 Vaccine Booster Information
Information & Quick Links for Businesses
- East Longmeadow Mask Mandate (In effect August 28, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.) & Mask Signage For Businesses
- Governor Baker ended the State of Emergency June 15, 2021.
- Effective May 29: The Commonwealth’s face-covering order will be rescinded. The Department of Public Health will issue a new face-covering advisory consistent with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s updated guidance. Face coverings will still be mandatory for all individuals on public and private transportation systems (including rideshares, livery, taxi, ferries, MBTA, Commuter Rail and transportation stations), in healthcare facilities and in other settings hosting vulnerable populations, such as congregate care settings. View requirements at mass.gov
- Face Covering Advisory Update July 30th, 2021: Massachusetts Department of Public Health released updated face covering advisory, advising a vaccinated person to wear a face covering when indoors (and not in your own home) if you have a weakened immune system, or if you are at increased risk for severe disease because of your age or an underlying medical condition, or if someone in your household has a weakened immune system, is at increased risk for severe disease, or if unvaccinated. View full press release. @(Model.BulletStyle == CivicPlus.Entities.Modules.Layout.Enums.BulletStyle.Decimal ? "ol" : "ul")>
Youth Sports & Camp Guidance
- Effective May 18, the youth and amateur sports guidance will be updated to no longer require face coverings for youth athletes 18 and under while playing outdoor sports. Effective May 29, all youth and amateur sports restrictions will be lifted. Link to youth sports guidance
- Effective May 18, guidance from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Department of Early Education and Care will be updated to no longer require masks for outdoor activities like recess and to allow for the sharing of objects in classrooms, in both K-12 and childcare settings. This guidance will remain in effect beyond May 29. The Administration will release updated guidance for summer camps, effective May 29, which will include no longer requiring masks for outdoor activities.
- The Administration will release updated guidance for summer camps, effective May 29, which will include no longer requiring masks for outdoor activities.
- Link to DESE guidance
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Archived East Longmeadow Press Releases
- Red for the Third Week in a Row Press Release October 29, 2020
- Halloween Message from Health Director, Aimee Petrosky, October 16, 2020
- East Longmeadow Designated High Risk Press Release October 14, 2020
- Community Tracing Collaborative Press Release May 5, 2020
- Notice of First Positive in East Longmeadow Press Release March 24, 2020
- Town Hall Closing Press Release March 16, 2020
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