Everything You Need To Know During the Covid-19 State of Emergency

In Reading, as of April 7: 

53 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

NEW: Massachusetts COVID-19 Dashboard



  • Governor orders all non-essential businesses to cease in-person operation through May 4, 2020. Press release. 
  • Governor prohibits gatherings of more than 10 people, and all "athletic or recreational activities which bring people into close, physical contact." Press release. Assemblage guidance.
  • Massachusetts Public Schools closed to May 4, 2020 by order of the Baker Administration.

  • Simple Recycling has temporarily suspended curbside pickup of pink recycling bags
  • All Town Playgrounds, Fields, and Athletic Courts Closed until further notice. Press Release.
  • All Daycare Facilities Closed
  • No on-site service in bars and restaurants. 


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