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In full transparency, the following is part of a press release from the City submitted to SOURCE media.

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FRAMINGHAM – City of Framingham changing standard quarantine protocol to State’s least restrictive model based on trend of low new COVID-19 cases:

Given the ongoing trend of low new COVID-19 cases, as of today, May 19, the City will change its standard quarantine protocol to the State’s least restrictive model.

This will also apply to children ages 0-18.

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The new protocol includes seven days of strict quarantine with release on day eight if:

o A negative test (either PCR or Abbott BinaxNOW antigen) taken on day five or later; AND
o The individual has not experienced any symptoms up to that point; AND
o The individual conducts active monitoring (monitoring for symptoms and a daily temperature check) through Day 14

By editor

Susan Petroni is the former editor for SOURCE. She is the founder of the former news site, which as of May 1, 2023, is now a self-publishing community bulletin board. The website no longer has a journalist but a webmaster.