COVID-19 Information

Case Updates

From March 30, 2020 to November 26, 2020 there have been a total of 55 confirmed households with COVID-19 in Boxborough (including 30 new household cases since October 1, 2020).

May 1, 2020 Governor's Order

Effective Wednesday, May 6, 2020, Governor Baker's Order requires that face masks or cloth face coverings in public places be used where social distancing is not possible. This applies to both indoor and outdoor spaces. Exceptions include children under the age of 2 and those unable to wear a mask or face covering due to a medical condition. Full details are outlined in the May 1 Order (PDF).

The Town of Boxborough is actively monitoring the evolving the Coronavirus or COVID-19 virus situation. While the threat remains low in Massachusetts, you are encouraged to take the following steps to avoid exposure and prevent the spread of the virus:

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
  • Using alcohol-based hand rubs and gels.
  • Avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoiding close contact with people who are sick.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Avoid sharing food utensils, containers and other personal items.

Those who have any cold or flu symptoms can help others by:

  • Staying home when you are sick
  • Covering your cough or sneezes
  • Wearing a mask if you leave home and have a cough
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Federal CARES Act

Learn more about the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Securities (CARES) Act: