Update as of March 18, 2020: A new guidance has been issued for all Town of Erving locations. All non-essential Town offices will remain closed and non-essential employees will not report to work. Please click here to review details.
As of 5:00 PM on March 13, 2020 Jacob Smith, Board of Selectmen Chairman, has declared a State of Emergency for the Town of Erving until further notice. Please understand that this declaration is an administrative tool to provide the Town with further guidance to limit the spread of the virus as well as to allow the municipality to access state and federal resources. For further information on what this means for the Town of Erving facilities and services click here.
On Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Massachusetts Governor Charles Baker declared a State of Emergency for the Commonwealth (read here) and on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization has declared that the spread of the COVID-19 virus is a pandemic.
Please click here for Town of Erving Board of Health and Emergency Management Director's Advisory regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Contact the Board of Health at 413-422-2800 or the Emergency Management Director at 413-422-1302 with questions or concerns.
ALL ARE URGED TO FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES OF THE CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC)
CDC Guidance for Prevention Measures Taken at Home:
CDC Guidance for Preventative Measures Taken at Work:
Education/ Schools: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/in...
EMS/ First Responders: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-for-ems.html