TOWN OF TOPSFIELD
This page is a centralized directory for key community resources in Topsfield during the COVID-19 pandemic.
All visitors and returning residents entering Massachusetts must quarantine for 14 days or produce a negative COVID-19 test that has been administered up to 72 hours prior to your arrival in MA unless you are coming from a state designed by the Department of Public Health as a Low Risk State.
Department of Public Health List of Low Risk States: Connecticut, Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont
Failure to comply may result in a fine of $500 per day.
COVID-19 remains a serious public health threat. To protect yourself and your family:
- maintain social distancing - minimum 6 feet apart in public
- wear a face covering in public (contact BoH if you need one)
- wash hands frequently with soap and water
- stay home if you feel sick and seek medical advice
For more information, visit https://www.mass.gov/info-details/reopening-massachusetts
June 10, 2020 at 2:15 PM - Town Administrator Kevin Harutunian and Health Agent Wendy Hansbury invited local businesses to participate in a video conference call to review protocol and answer questions regarding the Phase II Reopening in Topsfield.
5/1/2020 Governor Baker: Order Requiring Face Masks or Face Coverings in all public places for ages 2 and up effective 5/6/2020. Read more here.
Do you need a cloth face covering? Contact the Topsfield Board of Health: email@example.com; 978-887-1520. Wearing a cloth face covering does not mean it is safe to go out in public. Many people are asymptomatic, but can spread COVID-19 to others. Please continue to follow the Governor's Stay-At-Home Advisory.
Video tutorial - how to make a cloth face mask: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gcLp0y-Mfg
4/21/2020: The Board of Selectmen have adopted the local option to extend the Real Estate and Personal Property tax bill due date to June 1, 2020 (from May 1st).
Nursing Home Family Resource Line - Available 9am - 5pm 7 Days a Week: 617-660-5399
April 9, 2020 Federal Unemployment Benefits from CARES Act: https://www.mass.gov/news/massachusetts-announces-initial-implementation...
On-line symptom checker tool through Buoy Health. Click here for more information.