Category: Board of Health

Keep Updated on the Latest COVID-19 Case Numbers & Vaccination Data

As the numbers continue to increase, the City of Woburn continues to monitor the latest COVID-19 case numbers and vaccination data across the State and the City. To stay updated on the latest information, visit the COVID CENTER page which includes weekly Woburn-specific reporting on both case numbers and vaccination data.

Middlesex County Elevated to ‘High’ Risk of West Nile Virus

  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has announced the first animal case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. WNV infection was diagnosed in an alpaca exposed to WNV in Middlesex County. Last week, DPH announced the first four human cases of WNV in Massachusetts this year. Boston and adjacent … Continued

Halloween & Trick or Treating Precautions

MAYOR SCOTT GALVIN AND THE BOARD OF HEALTH ASK RESIDENTS TO TAKE THE FOLLOWING PRECAUTIONS IF THEY CHOOSE TO TRICK OR TREAT THIS YEAR: Give out treats outdoors, set up table with individually bagged treats for kids to take. Avoid handing out candy directly to trick or treaters If you do not wish to participate … Continued

Woburn Board of Health Adopts COVID Construction Site Regulations to Protect Workers

The Woburn Board of Health has adopted these guidelines to ensure the safety of workers on all construction projects within the City of Woburn.These Guidelines and Procedures must be implemented at all times on all construction sites, including those being performed by or on behalf of the City of Woburn. All construction sites MUST disseminate … Continued