Board of Health Updates and Announcements


As of Wednesday, May 18, 2022 (updated weeklythe City has approximately 180 confirmed active cases of COVID-19, under isolation orders.  There have been 8 cases in the last 24 hours, 91 cases in the last 7 days, 354 in the last month and  cases in 2022.  

According to DPH, the Positivity Rate in Fitchburg from May 1 to May 14, 2022 was 6.1%. 


As of 4/5/22 the vaccination data shows the following in Fitchburg:

First Dose=77%

Fully Vaccinated=67%


9,082 unvaccinated


  • First dose rates have increased 2% (1% statewide) over the past two months, 2/21-3/1/22 showing the greatest number of new doses given.
  • Fully Vaccinated rates have increased 3% (2% statewide) over the past two months, with highest rates being in February.
  • Booster rates rapidly dropped at the end of February to beginning of March, and slowly increased from march to April, while booster rates have decreased-2% during the overall two-month period