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PUBLIC MEETING JULY 16th FOR “SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS” PROJECT ON HIGH STREET IN NEWBURYPORT

DONNA D. HOLADAY MAYOR July 8, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Geordie Vining, Senior Project Manager, gvining@cityofnewburyport.com VIRTUAL PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING OFFERED FOR “SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS” PROJECT ON HIGH STREET IN NEWBURYPORT Newburyport – The City of Newburyport will be hosting a virtual “Zoom” public information meeting on the Safe Routes to Schools project... See More

Beacon Hill Update from Mass Access – July 8, 2020

David Gauthier WINCAM Wednesday, July 8, 2020 As of Tuesday night, DPH reported a total of 104,799 cases of COVID-19. The state has now confirmed a total of 8,213 deaths from the virus. Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said Tuesday that the city asked Governor Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito to give the state’s largest... See More

Update from Beacon Hill from Mass Access – July 1, 2020

David Gauthier WinCam As of Tuesday night, DPH reported a total of 108,882 cases of COVID-19. The state has now confirmed a total of 8,054 deaths from the virus. According to DPH, due to ongoing data cleaning which identifies and removes duplicate reports, the number of both confirmed and probable deaths has decreased as of... See More

Talking with Children about Racism Topic on “Morning Show” July 2, 2020

Talking with Children about Racism Topic on “Morning Show” Kabria Baumgartner, Assistant Professor at the University of New Hampshire and Erin Seaton, Senior Lecturer at Tufts University will visit “The Morning Show” on Thursday to advise parents on how to talk about racism with children. Baumgartner teaches African American History, Literature, and Culture at UNH,... See More

Beacon Hill Update from Mass Access – June 29, 2020

David Gauthier WINCAM Monday, June 29, 2020 As of Sunday night, DPH reported a total of 108,667 cases of COVID-19. The state has now confirmed a total of 8,060 deaths from the virus. Governor Baker is waiting to get another week’s worth of data to see what, if any, effect the resumption of indoor dining... See More