Mayor Linda Tyer is urging residents to be cautious Labor Day weekend as Covid-19 cases in the city of Pittsfield rise to levels seen in early August. been twelve Covid-19 cases in the past two weeks in the city.

During her Friday address on Pittsfield Community Television, she said there have been 12 new Covid-19 cases in the past two weeks in the city.

The Mayor was referring to the states Covid-19 community level-data map. Pittsfield has hit 2 for normalized cases per 100,000.

The city has had 221 total positive cases to date and six deaths.

Tyer spoke to the State Department of Public Health's flue vaccine mandate for all children and said Berkshire Health Systems and the city's public health agencies are preparing for additional clinics.

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