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Coronavirus

PUBLIC NOTICE: On May 18, the Baker-Polito administration issued specific guidance so that each industry reopens as safely as possible. A phased-in reopening plan is in place. More Info

Municipal Buildings - Reopening

The City of Worcester has announced that City Hall and other municipal buildings reopened to the public Monday, Jan. 25 by appointment only.

In addition to City Hall, the reopenings include Worcester Public Library; Department of Public Works and Parks offices; and 25 Meade St., which houses Inspectional Services, Worcester Division of Public Health and Fire Prevention.

All buildings return to operating hours and capacities set prior to closing on December 24.

The Worcester Senior Center remains closed to the public, and is being used as an Emergency Dispensing Site for the vaccination of Phase 1 priority groups established by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

City Hall appointment hours are 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. View full deails below:

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Note: Payments, vital record requests and many other services can be completed online if you do not wish to schedule an appointment in-person.

City of Worcester Public Safety Vaccination Status

The progress bar below indicates the total percentage of Worcester public safety personnel who have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine:

72%

*Percentage is based on City of Worcester employees from Police, Fire and Emergency Communications, updated as of 1/21/21.

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Beginning of the End: Vaccine Status

PHASE 1: December - February
Healthcare Workers doing direct, COVID-facing care; long-term care facilities; first responders, congregate facilities; healthcare workers doing non-COVID-facing care.

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PHASE 2: February - April
Individuals with 2+ comorbidities; early education, K-12 transit, grocery, utility, public works and sanitation workers; adults 65+ and people with one comorbidity.
PHASE 3: April - June
Vaccines available to the general public.
Phase Status Chart for Vaccine Distribution

When Can I Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

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Guidance • Resources

Businesses & Restaurants • Learn More

Learn more about business continuity resources, current standards for restaurants, helpful tips on how you can promote your business, outdoor dining applications and small business assistance.

Individual Assistance • Help

Find assistance available to individuals including career continuity resources; how to file for unemployment; utility and pandemic unemployment assistance; evictions as well as how to cope with COVID-19.

Reopening Worcester • What to Know

Read more on the phased reopening plans and guidance for the City of Worcester including current standards for restaurants, helpful tips on how you can promote your business and make the most of your business reopening; Parks & Recreation updates; and information from the Governor on Reopening Massachusetts.

COVID-19 Facts & Resources • Read More

The City of Worcester continues to work with and receive guidance from the CDC and the State of Massachusetts on how to treat possible cases and prevent the spread of COVID-19. We encourage you to check out the following information to learn more about COVID-19.

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"Mask-Up Gallery"

Below is a collection of protected, masked photos from the "I Am Worcester" Photo Project. Click on a thumbnail below to view a larger image and a profile for each resident:

Elvin Ponce Profile Photo Denali Herbert Profile Photo Ajayi Harris Profile Photo Joshua Openshawl Profile Photo Amy Lopez Profile Photo

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Communications from the City Manager

COVID-19 Press Briefing

January 21, 2021

COVID-19 Press Briefing

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January 7, 2021

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December 30, 2020

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December 24, 2020

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December 18, 2020

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December 10, 2020

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December 3, 2020

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November 25, 2020

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November 19, 2020

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November 12, 2020

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November 5, 2020

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October 29, 2020

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October 22, 2020

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October 15, 2020

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October 8, 2020

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October 1, 2020

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September 17, 2020

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August 5, 2020

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June 25, 2020

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June 18, 2020

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June 11, 2020

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June 9, 2020

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June 4, 2020

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June 2, 2020

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May 28, 2020

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May 26, 2020

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May 21, 2020

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May 20, 2020

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May 19, 2020

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May 18, 2020

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May 15, 2020

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May 14, 2020

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May 13, 2020

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May 12, 2020

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May 11, 2020

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May 10, 2020

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May 8, 2020

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May 7, 2020

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May 6, 2020

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May 5, 2020

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May 4, 2020

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May 3, 2020

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May 1, 2020

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April 30, 2020

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April 29, 2020

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April 28, 2020

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April 27, 2020

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April 26, 2020

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April 24, 2020

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April 23, 2020

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April 22, 2020

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April 21, 2020

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April 20, 2020

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April 19, 2020

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April 17, 2020

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April 16, 2020

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April 15, 2020

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April 14, 2020

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April 13, 2020

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April 11, 2020

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April 10, 2020

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April 9, 2020

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April 8, 2020

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April 7, 2020

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April 6, 2020

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April 5, 2020

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April 4, 2020

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April 3, 2020

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April 2, 2020

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April 1, 2020

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March 31, 2020

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March 30, 2020

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March 29, 2020

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March 28, 2020

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March 27, 2020

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March 26, 2020

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March 25, 2020

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March 24, 2020

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March 23, 2020

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March 22, 2020

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March 21, 2020

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March 20, 2020

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March 19, 2020

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March 18, 2020

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March 17, 2020

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COVID-19 Update with Michael P. Hirsh, M.D.

March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Update with Michael P. Hirsh, M.D.

COVID-19: Press Briefing

March 16, 2020

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March 12, 2020

COVID-19: Press Briefing

The City Manager has issued an Executive Order implementing temporary measures to minimize the impact of both the Seasonal Flu and the Coronavirus Pandemic, as well as a Declaration of Emergency.

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