5 Things You Need To Know Today in Franingham: Wednesday, February 10, 2021

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1 Despite yesterday’s snowstorm, trash collection is on time and will take place today. The third snowstorm in February delivered just 3 inches.

2. According to the Mayor’s public schedule, Mayor Yvonne Spicer has no public events.

3. One of the 5 candidates for the District 2 School Committee seat to replace the late Karen Foran Dempsey has withdrawn his name, according to City Clerk Lisa Ferguson. David DiGuardia has withdrawn his name, leaving just four candidates.

4. CITY of FRAMINGHAM meetings (remote or on Zoom unless otherwise stated):

  • Framingham School Committee: Policy Subcommittee at 4 p.m.
  • Framingham City Council Stamps Ad Hoc Subcommittee at 6 p.m.
  • Framingham Parks and Recreation Commission at 7 p.m.
  • Framingham Cultural Council at 7 p.m.
  • Framingham Historical Commission at 7 p.m.

5. Registration for the City’s second COVID-19 vaccine clinic opens at noon today.

A new hotline to help seniors with registration for the COVID-19 vaccine re-launched Monday in Framingham. The City of Framingham held its first public COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday.

The Commonwealth’s free COVID testing site at Framingham State University’s parking lot, which is by appointment only, expanded to 3 lanes on Friday thanks to Senate President Karen Spilka. It is CLOSED today to allow for the third lane to be constructed.

The City of Framingham has yet to open a free walk-up COVID testing site in 2021, although SOURCE has learned they are considering one of the City’s polling places as a potential site.


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