City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
210606

That the Director of Health and Human Services and Tufts University provide this Council with weekly updates on the number of unique COVID-19 tests administered to Tufts undergraduate and graduate students until all students have been tested.

Information

Department:City CouncilSponsors:Ward Seven City Councilor Katjana Ballantyne, Ward Six City Councilor Lance L. Davis, City Councilor At Large Mary Jo Rossetti
Category:ResolutionPurposes:Resolution

Official Text

That the Director of Health and Human Services and Tufts University provide this Council with weekly updates on the number of unique COVID-19 tests administered to Tufts, 5,239 undergraduate and 1,543 graduate students until all students have been tested.  As of last week, Tufts had not tested all enrolled students and as of the first date of classes, September 8th, approximately 2,600 students had been tested.

 

Meeting History

Sep 10, 2020 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
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RESULT:APPROVED. [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Wilfred N. Mbah, Mary Jo Rossetti, Kristen Strezo, William A. White Jr., Matthew McLaughlin, Jefferson Thomas ("J.T.") Scott, Ben Ewen-Campen, Jesse Clingan, Mark Niedergang, Lance L. Davis, Katjana Ballantyne