BOSTON (WWLP) – Five western Massachusetts communities are currently at high risk for COVID-19 spread, according to a weekly report released by state health officials.
The Department of Public Health report, which reports new COVID data every Thursday, listed the following 5 communities in the “red zone”:
A red zone means more than 25 COVID cases were reported in the last 14 days.
State public health officials also reported 20 local areas at moderate-risk in Thursday’s report. A yellow zone means 25 or less cases were reported in the last two weeks.
- East Longmeadow
- North Adams
- South Hadley
- West Springfield
The number of low-risk (green zone) communities is at three communities including Easthampton, Northampton and Orange.
You can view the full DPH report here under “City and Town Data.”