Board of Health Updates and Announcements

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) REPORT:

As of Friday, May 13, 2022 the City has approximately 152 confirmed active cases of COVID-19, under isolation orders.  There have been 7 cases in the last 24 hours, 77 cases in the last 7 days, 311 in the last month and  cases in 2022.  

According to DPH, the Positivity Rate in Fitchburg from April 24 to May 7, 2022 was 5.5%. 

VACCINATION DATA:

As of 4/5/22 the vaccination data shows the following in Fitchburg:

First Dose=77%

Fully Vaccinated=67%

Boosted=54%

9,082 unvaccinated

Trends:

  • First dose rates have increased 2% (1% statewide) over the past two months, 2/21-3/1/22 showing the greatest number of new doses given.
  • Fully Vaccinated rates have increased 3% (2% statewide) over the past two months, with highest rates being in February.
  • Booster rates rapidly dropped at the end of February to beginning of March, and slowly increased from march to April, while booster rates have decreased-2% during the overall two-month period