Covid 19

Update #40: "Box it in," BTV Community Mask Initiative, Parks this weekend, RRC, Kids Week, + more

Friday, May 8, 2020

2:00 p.m.

Today's COVID-19 briefing includes includes an update from The University of Vermont Medical Center, Mayor Weinberger’s thinking on how, when, and why to begin "restart" in Burlington – including changes in parks that Burlingtonians can expect this weekend, information about the Fletcher Free Library restarting Outside Pickup Service, Burlington City Arts' 33rd Annual Children’s Art Exhibition, and more.

Watch the full briefing in the video below, and join us live every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 2:00 pm for the latest updates in the City's response to COVID-19. There are three ways to watch these updates live: 1) through Facebook Live, 2) through Zoom webinar at this link:, or 3) by phone using this number: (929) 205-6099, webinar ID: 981 431 445. Thanks to CCTV Channel 17, these briefings also are available to watch on Channel 317 and the Channel 17 YouTube page.

Links from this briefing:

Find all of the Mayor's updates on the City website: