The Board of Health was first notified of a confirmed case COVID-19 in Brimfield on March 31st,2020 and as May 5th,2021 , 1 active cases at this time.
Across the State numbers of Covid-19 positive cases are on the rise. Please continue to be diligent with protocols that can maintain the safety of you and your family members.
The Board of Health does NOT recommend altering the current learning environment in the school district at this time, but will continue to monitor the case counts and maintain open lines of communication with the schools about any considerations that may be needed in the future if case counts continue to rise.
There is evidence of community spread of COVID-19 in Massachusetts so it is incredibly important that all residents adhere to the following to protect themselves and our community:
Follow the Department of Public Health’s "Safer at Home" advisory
Practice social distancing (keeping a distance of six feet from others) and avoiding gathering of 10 or more people
Avoid close contact with people who are sick
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands and washing your hands frequently with soap and water for 20 seconds or longer, and use a hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol if soap and water are not available
Cover coughs and sneezes, throw tissues away and wash your hands immediately afterward
Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
The Board of Health is working closely with other town officials on the town’s response to COVID-19, the disease which is caused by the novel coronavirus. This is a rapidly evolving situation. The healthy and safety of town residents and our community are our top priority. Please review the links on this page for information on COVID-19.
The Brimfield Board of Health is required by state statutes and regulations to perform many important and crucial duties relative to the protection of public health, the control of disease, and the promotion of sanitary living conditions.
|Ed Kent||Plumbing & Gas Inspector||(413) 204-1140|
|Krystine O'Conner||Animal Control Officer|
|Jamie Terry||Title V Agent & Food Inspector|
|Michelle Metcalf||Assistant to the Board||(413) 245-4100 Ext. 1103|
|Richard E. Costa||Chairman|