Phase 3 Step 2 sign
Keep up to date with Foxborough's "Risk Status"
If Foxborough is not on the list, Foxborough businesses must follow Phase 3, Step 1 safety standards.

Food Service Establishment Operations
Reopening Timeline Summary

Phase 1
--Curbside Pickup, Takeout and Delivery Options--

Phase 2
June 8, 2020
--Outdoor Seating--
June 22, 2020
--Indoor Seating--

Phase 3, Step 1
July 6, 2020
w/ updates September 28, 2020

--Musical & Other Performances (OUTDOOR Only)--

--Bar Service Allowed (with certain safety standards in place)--
--The size of a party seated at a table increases from 6 to 10-- 

Phase 3, Step 2
October 5, 2020
(Allowed Only When Designated a Low Risk Community)

Updates to:
--Theater and Performance Venue Standards--
--Indoor & Outdoor Event Standards--
Restaurants holding these types of activities at their restaurant must follow the most current safety standards

And don't forget to keep up to date with the most current Restaurant Mandatory Safety Standards found on the State's Reopening website too!


Important Information

Cleaning and Disinfecting Icon

How To Properly Clean & Disinfect (CDC Guidance)
How To Properly Clean & Disinfect (Printable CDC Infographic)
EPA's List of Registered Sanitizers and/or Disinfectants
Sanitizing versus Disinfecting
Practice Good Chemical Safety:
*Read label carefully for proper preparation
*Prepare using dilution ratios associated with the "effective against...emerging viral pathogen claim" on the master label.
If not identified, use the most concentrated solution ("Kill Step" - Part 1)
*Adhere to appropriate contact time to allow for proper effectiveness. 
If not identified, use the longest contact time ("Kill Step" - Part 2)

Additional information about using disinfectants for COVID-19, visit the National Pesticide Information Center.

(Information current as of October 5, 2020)


Each restaurant must have...

An Attestation Poster
Image of a Attestation Poster
This attestation poster must be posted in an area where it is visible to the general public (multi-lingual versions)

A Site Specific COVID Control PlanImage of a COVID Control Plan
Each Restaurant must have a COVID Control Plan in place.  This plan must be SITE SPECIFIC.  The State has a template to assist you in making sure you have thought of and comply with all of the reopening safety standards.  Take a look at each box in each section of the template...does your plan provide site specific information on this? (Multi-lingual versions)
This Plan must be available to Health Dept. personnel upon request.

An Employer and Worker PosterImage of a Employer Poster
Each restaurant must prominently display the State required Employer Poster and Worker Poster in an area visible to all employees (Multilingual versions)

Must follow the Restaurant Mandatory Safety StandardsCOVID Restaurant Checklist Image
All Restaurants must follow the Restaurant Mandatory Safety Standards.  Additional safety standards may also need to be followed depending on the restaurant's operation or what they offer