COVID-19 Information & Bulletins

Board of Health - Mask mandate effective December 20th, 2021

COVID-19 Mandatory Policies & Procedures for Wearing of Masks or Other Face Coverings in the City of Westfield

Face Covering Sign

Use Masks to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 - Centers for Disease Control & Prevention



 Westfield COVID 19 Case Data



Present Reporting Period:
Jan 6 - Jan 12
New Confirmed Cases: 853
Related Deaths: 2
Percentage of new unvaccinated cases: 73% ( 621 of 853)

Present Reporting Period: Notes
  • New confirmed COVID case numbers increased significantly this week.
  • It should be noted that the 853 new confirmed cases were laboratory confirmed, not rapid home tests.
  • New cases in unvaccinated individuals continue to dominate this category.
  • School aged children accounted for 21% of the new cases.
  • Westfield's vaccination rate is at 58% and continues to be low in comparison to other local similar communities.
  • Please wear your mask when in public to help protect yourself and others especially those children ineligible to be vaccinated.
  • Please consider getting yourself and other eligible individuals vaccinated and boostered.

Prior Reporting Period:  Dec 30 - Jan 5
New Confirmed Cases: 538
Related Deaths: 2
 Percentage of new unvaccinated cases:
70% ( 377 of 538)

Cumulative Reported as of: Jan 12
Confirmed Cases: 6913
Related Deaths: 128
New confirmed COVID case numbers rose significantly this week.

Please use the links below for current COVID-19 information and guidelines

Centers For Disease Control & Prevention - COVID19 Page  - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

State of MA COVID-19 Updates and Information - https://www.mass.gov/covid-19-updates-and-information

Isolation and Quarantine Guidance for the General Public - https://www.mass.gov/info-details/what-to-do-if-you-have-covid-19-or-have-been-exposed-to-covid-19


Any COVID-19 information (regulations, policies, news) specific to Westfield can be found below:

COVID-19 Mandatory Policies & Procedures for Wearing of Masks or Other Face Coverings in the City of Westfield - effective Dec 20th, 2021

COVID Testing In Westfield
Curative, a medical testing company will provide PCR COVID tests, at no cost to the patient; Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10 am to 5 pm in the Municipal Parking lot, 19 Railroad Ave. No appointment is needed, however patients can pre register to save time at the testing site at https://curative.com/sites/32761

Patients with health insurance are requested to bring their insurance card.  Insurance coverage is not required.

Test are self-collected, and results are typically available in 2 days.