1 A snowstorm is forecasted to begin today and it could last until Friday night or early Saturday morning. The good news it is likely to bring only about 6 inches of snow despite its long duration.
2. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ vaccine registration site has crashed this morning. More than a million individuals became eligible to register for the vaccine today.
The site https://vaxfinder.mass.gov/ is still crashed at 8 a.m.
Today is the first day individuals can schedule appointments at the Natick Mall for vaccines.
Today is also the first day individuals with two co-morbidities can register for the vaccine.
3. Framingham has postponed its vaccine clinic for Saturday, February 20 at Keefe Tech.
COVID testing information for Framingham
- The Commonwealth’s free COVID testing site at Framingham State University’s parking lot, which is by appointment only, expanded to 3 lanes thanks to Senate President Karen Spilka.
- 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.
4. CITY OF FRAMINGHAM MEETINGS (all are Zoom or remote unless otherwise stated):
- Framingham Youth Council – Academic Achievement Subcommittee at 2 p.m.
- Framingham School Committee: Finance & Operations Subcommittee at 5 p.m.
- Framingham Police Advisory Committee at 7 p.m.
- MetroWest Commission on the Status of Women at 7 p.m.
- Framingham Planning Board at 7 p.m.
5. According to the Mayor’s public schedule, Mayor Yvonne Spicer has no public events.