FRAMINGHAM – Today, July 20, the City of Framingham announced 16 residents have tested positive for COVID-19, since Friday. This is the first double-digit increase in more than a week.
There have been a total of 1,772 coronavirus cases in the City of Framingham in 2020.
The good news is 1,562 individuals have recovered, as of Wednesday, July 15
The City is reporting another COVID-19 deaths.
City now reporting 120 individuals have died from the COVID-19 or complications from the virus, since the pandemic began.
In addition to the active cases, the Framingham Health Department currently is following 76 residents in quarantine.
There are more than 70,000 residents in the City of Framingham.
So roughly, 2.5% of the city tested positive for the virus.
The City announced last month instead of daily updates on the coronavirus, it will now only provide updates on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.