Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12 2020 Order suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law MGL C. 30A Sec. 18 and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 order imposing strict limitations on the number of people that may gather in one place, the March 23, 2020 Board of Health will be live streamed by Westwood Media Center. You can go the the following link to view this meeting https://youtu.be/WReFB8lurE8
Our government channels will be broadcasting the meeting on Comcast channel 12 and Verizon channel 42.
LIST OF ITEMS TO BE DISCUSSED
4:00 PM Call to Order
Vote to declare a local public health emergency in response to the Governor’s declaration of a State of Emergency.
Vote to Authorize the Health Director to take necessary actions to limit community spread of COVID-19 in Westwood.
The local public health emergency shall remain in effect until such time as the Governor’s State of Emergency declaration expires or the Board of Health determines that a Local Public Health Emergency no longer exists in Westwood.
The qualifying emergency in this matter is the declaration of a State of Emergency in the Commonwealth by the Governor in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Board’s need to take immediate action to combat community spread.
NOTE:Per changes to Open Meeting Law, effective July 1, 2010, notice of any meeting of public body shall include “A listing of topics that the chair reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the meeting”. Topics must give enough specificity so