Mayor Charles Kokoros said This action was taken to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
BRAINTREE- All incidents in the city’s buildings and properties will be postponed until further notice. Mayor Charles Kokoros said Thursday night.
School superintendent Frank Hackett said he will provide an update Sunday after classes cancel Friday that schools will be open Monday. Braintree, this week, schools canceled trips to other Brain tree halts after-hours events in town buildingsclass countries and Washington DC.
Kokoro’s said these are proactive measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus and help keep residents healthy and safe.
”The situation in the coronavirus is changing rapidly and is a fluid issue that every community is dealing with, Kokoros said in a statement. ” we would like to thank in advance for the patience and understanding of our residents as we go through this situation together.”
Upcoming notifications The Town Hall Town Office and School Administration building will be open at normal hours.
Among the events that have been postponed was the town’s first Irish festival,” Shamrock the ‘Tree, ” which was scheduled for March 21. The event is a fundraiser for the Braintree Day Independence Celebration, Parade, and Fireworks.
In addition to the Town Health Department’s Department of Health, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Disease Control and Prevention Centers offers advice on the virus, as well as measures to prevent its spread. Officials will monitor the situation and provide new updates and information whenever available. Residents can contact the town’s health department at 7817948094.
Also Thursday night, Organizers of the Run For Charlotte announced they will postpone the 10th and final edition of the race, which was scheduled for April 26. The road race is run in memory of Charlotte Rose Kelley, who died at the age of 5 bin 2011 of neuroblastoma, a rare form of pediatric cancer. The event, which draws thousands of runners and walkers, raises money to assist families in their fight against pediatric cancers
In a Facebook post, organizers said the decision was not easy and said it was made up of town official’s advice and concerns of race participants.
Please know that we have a tenth and final run for four loot, when we do that, it will be a joy you deserve, He said in the post.