WORTHINGTON BOARD OF HEALTH ADVISORY

March 25, 2020 The Worthington Board of Health is strongly advising anyone who has recently traveled to Worthington  from areas outside the state to self-quarantine for 14 days. This includes people who are opening their summer residences early, or who are sheltering with friends and relatives. Of special concern are people who have arrived from …

R. H. Conwell Update

Good afternoon Worthington Community: This afternoon Governor Baker announced the extension of the school closure with a tentative return date of May 4, 2020 for all Massachusetts Public Schools. In the coming days, I expect to receive guidance from the Commissioner of Education about remote learning expectations and will work with our faculty to develop …

FOUND Dog!!!

Nancy Babcock’s dog, Charlotte has been found! Thanks everyone for looking out for her. Last seen March 3/18/20 at 5:15pm, Patterson Rd, Worthington. Female Wheaton Terrier Mix – named Charlotte Medium size, 33 lbs Blond color Wearing collar & tags and she is micro-chipped Very friendly with people, safe to approach When found, please call …

Governor Issues Stay at Home Advisory

Governor Charlie Baker Orders All Non-Essential Businesses To Cease In Person Operation, Directs the Department of Public Health to Issue Stay at Home Advisory For Two Weeks Updates Assembly Order to Limit Gatherings to 10 people BOSTON (3/23/2020) — Today, Governor Charlie Baker issued an emergency order requiring all businesses and organizations that do not provide “COVID-19 …

Updated Transfer Station Protocols

Please note that the book donation box will be locked and will not be accepting donations till further notice. The Annual book sale has been postponed, and they hope to reschedule it in October. Please hang onto your book donations. The Worthington Transfer station is open for its regular hours on Wednesday and Saturday. We …

Internet Access

As we all wait for Comcast to come and the need for connectivity increases with more of us working and educating from home, I thought it would be helpful to share what there is for open connectivity in town. While Town Hall and The Library are closed, both Wifi networks continue to operate with access …

State of Emergency

The Worthington Selectboard voted to declare a State of Emergency at our regular meeting, held Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 6:30pm. This was done in order to best prepare and protect the residents of Worthington in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  This declaration eases some procurement requirements, allows the Town to overspend line items, and gives …

Updated Order for Restaurants & Sugar Houses

TOWN OF WORTHINGTON BOARD OF HEALTH 413-238-5577×106 Shortly after we shared guidelines for Restaurants & Sugarhouses Sunday evening, the Governor issued revised guidelines for closure which are below: GOVERNOR BAKER’S COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) ORDER Restaurants & Sugar Houses March 15, 2020 On March 15, 2020, Governor Baker issued an ORDER PROHIBITING GATHERINGS OF MORE THAN 25 …