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Committee on Public Health, Homelessness, and Recovery Hearing on Docket #0964

A hearing to address the Monkeypox virus and the City's strategy for the breakout.

The public can offer testimony.

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  1. Docket #0964

    Order for a hearing to address the Monkey-pox virus and the City's strategy for the breakout.

    This matter is sponsored by Councilor Erin Murphy and Councilor Frank Baker and was referred to the Committee on Public Health, Homelessness and Recovery on August 10, 2022.

    NOTICE: The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members. However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Public Testimony

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify. If you have not testified at a Council hearing before, please arrive five (5) minutes before the call of the hearing to sign up and become familiar with the hearing format, testimony locations and sound system. Please bring fifteen (15) copies of any written documentation you wish to present at the hearing.

    The public may also watch this hearing via livestream at Members of the public wishing to testify virtually via videoconference should email the staff contact for a link and instructions to do so. Written comments may be sent to the Committee or staff email (below) and will be made a part of the record and available to all Councilors.

    Committee Liaison: Juan Lopez -

    Committee -

    Mail Address: Boston City Council, One City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA  02201

    Fax Number: 617-635-4203 – Attn: Docket #0964

    Broadcast Live on Xfinity 8, RCN 82, Fios 964 and streamed at:

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