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Reopening: Four-Phase Approach

The Massachusetts economy will be reopened using a four-phase approach, based on public health guidance. TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview Essential Businesses and Activities Overview ​​​​​The Massachusetts economy will be reopened using a four-phase approach, based on...

Trial Court Help Line

The Trial Court has established a Help Line to provide general info about cases & navigation of the court system while it is closed to the public for all but emergency matters. The Help Line is staffed from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Mon-Fri, & can be reached at...

COVID-19 State of Emergency Orders & Guidance

Updates, Emergency Orders, and Guidance: CRISIS STANDARDS OF CARE: On April 20, the Department of Public Health issued clarified guidance and an emergency order regarding crisis standards of care (CSC): ORDER | GUIDANCE EMERGENCY CHILDCARE PROGRAMS: On April 16,...

Stay Informed – State Resources

Get information from trusted sources. Visit https://www.mass.gov/covid19 for the latest news, case counts, and lab testing results. Call 2‐1‐1 with questions. Text the keyword COVIDMA to 888‐777 to receive notifications to your phone. To receive these notifications in...

Massachusetts Frontline Worker Resources

In an effort to connect frontline workers with various supports such as free/discounted meals, guidance on accessing PPE and priority testing, emergency child care, and alternate housing options, the Attorney General’s Office developed the Frontline Workers Resource...

DPH Releases New Comprehensive COVID-19 Data

The Administration released an enhanced, comprehensive and detailed COVID-19 data report, including trend data in a variety of areas. The new daily dashboard is 23 pages in length and includes information on cases rates, testing, and breakdowns by age, sex, race and...

March 31, 2020 Hotel-Motel Guidance

GUIDANCE IMPLEMENTING THE ORDER BY THE GOVERNOR EXTENDING THE CLOSING OF CERTAIN WORKPLACES AND THE PROHIBITION ON GATHERINGS OF MORE THAN 10 PEOPLE ISSUED MARCH 31, 2020 This guidance implements the terms of COVID-19 Order No. 13, updated as of March 31, 2020,...