5 Things You Need To Know Today in Framingham: Tuesday, May 12, 2020


1 The Baker-Polito administration announced a 4-prong re-opening plan yesterday. A full report is due on May 18, when the Governor’s order for non essential businesses is set to expire.

The Governor’s order of no gatherings of more than 10 people is still in place through May 18. As of May 6, the Governor issued an order for all to wear a mask, when not practicing social distancing.

2. City of Framingham meetings:

  • Framingham Council on Aging meeting at 1:30 p.m. remotely
  • Framingham Public Library Director Search Committee meeting at 4 p.m. remotely
  • Framingham City Council Ordinance & Rules Subcommittee meeting remotely at 6 p.m.
  • Framingham City Council Finance Subcommittee meeting at 7 p.m. remotely

3. Framingham State Representatives Maria Robinson, Jack Patrick Lewis, and Carmine Gentile will be holding another tele-town hall style meeting on Facebook today at 4 p.m. The guests for their sixth COVID-19 Tele-Town Hall will be Framingham Superintendent of Schools Bob Tremblay and School Committee Chair Adam Freudberg.

4. According to the Mayor’s public schedule, Mayor Yvonne Spicer will hold a discussion on COVID-19 and the business community from 5 to 6 p.m.

5. With school closed for the remainder of the school year, Framingham Public Schools will continue to distribute a free lunch (and breakfast) Monday through Friday at 4 schools from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for all ages 18 and younger.

No forms or registration is required. Parents/guardians can pick up the meals with their children present. We encourage families to practice social distancing and not congregate at the meal pickup locations:

  • Cameron Middle School – 215 Elm Street
  • Barbieri Elementary School – 100 Dudley Road
  • Fuller Middle School – 31 Flagg Drive
  • Wilson Elementary School – 169 Leland Street


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