COVID-19

In response to COVID-19, FRCOG offices are closed until May 25. Staff are working remotely. Email is likely the most efficient way to reach us. You can find our contact information on the Staff page under the About link below.

Building, plumbing and wiring inspectors are responding to emergencies only.

All meetings, workshops and forums are cancelled or have been changed to a call-in or video format.  Please look for emails from FRCOG staff about specific meetings or on our calendar at the Meetings and Events link below.

COVID-19 Resources for Municipalities

This web page presents materials for municipal officials about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus and its associated disease, COVID-19. Resources have been identified by FRCOG staff, including Emergency Preparedness Program staff, the Mohawk Area Public Health Coalition, the Health and Medical Coordinating Coalition, and the CPHS Health District Regional Public Health Nurse. Click here for definitions of frequent terms.

These are the best places to get current information:

MA DPH Coronavirus page CDC Coronavirus siteAll MA Orders and Guidance MACC Reports for Franklin County

Information for the Public — for distribution

Local Board of Health Resources

Isolation and Quarantine:

Risk Communication:

COVID-19 Emergency Response Funding for Local Public Healthclick here to learn more about these grants.

Resources for First Responders:

Resources for Employers and Municipalities

Resources for Healthcare Professionals from the WM Health and Medical Coordinating Coalition: Click here

Live Map of Global Cases

FRCOG Staff Contacts:

Please let us know if there is anything we can do to identify additional resources or support for your towns: