*MOSQUITO INFORMATION*

Portions of Millbury were sprayed last night 9/11/19.  Weather permitting, aerial mosquito spraying will continue this evening 9/12/19 at 7:15 PM until all areas in the spray zone have been completed.
Please visit the MDAR spray map for specific details: https://massnrc.org/spray-map/MidWorNorSept2019.htm
 
Due to cloud cover, mosquito spraying of Millbury was SUSPENDED ON 9/10/19.  Weather dependent, aerial mosquito spraying is expected to resume 9/11/19 at 7:15 PM. 
Please visit the MDAR spray map https://massnrc.org/spray-map/MidWorNorSept2019.htm
 
Weather Permitting, Aerial Mosquito Spraying will commence this evening 9/10/2019 (press release below).
Weather contingent, in an effort to reduce the risk of EEE exposure, MDAR will conduct aerial mosquito spraying tentative for tonight, 9/10/19 at 7:15 PM and continue to attempt spraying for the next 6 nights until all high/critical risk communities have been sprayed.  Please visit www.mass.gov/dph/mosquito  for additional information or call MDAR Crop and Pest Services at 617-626-1700.
Weather Permitting, Aerial Mosquito Spraying will commence this evening 8/26/2019. 

The spray maps can be found here (9/10/2019) and  here (8/27/2019). 

  • The map is searchable by address—residents can enter their address to determine if their address is in the spray zone.
  • The map will be updated each day to reflect the last evening’s spray area. Please note map preparation takes time and may result in some delays in posting.
For questions about aerial spraying, contact MDAR Crop and Pest Services at (617) 626-1700.
For the most updated information on EEE risk and aerial spraying, contact the DPH Division of Epidemiology (617) 983-6800 or visit the DPH website for updated mosquito results, maps and incidence of positive mosquito samples.
 
9/10/2019:  PRESS RELEASE here: Additional Aerial Spraying for EEE.
8/29/2019:  NEWS RELEASE here: Sate DPH Announces Four Confirmed Cases of EEE in Horses.
8/26/2019:  NEWS RELEASE here: State DPH Announces Third Case of EEE in a Horse.
8/25/2019:  NEWS RELEASE here: State DPH Announces Fourth Human Case of EEE in MA.
8/23/2019:  NEWS RELEASE here: State DPH Announces Third Human Case of EEE in MA.
8/22/2019:  NEWS RELEASE here: regarding aerial spraying for mosquitoes; for FAQs see below.
8/20/2019:  EEE Alert: The Board of Health has ordered no outdoor group activities from 6 PM to 8 AM until further notice. 
8/16/2019:  HIGH RISK Alert: A positive human case of EEE has been identified in Grafton.  Please continue to be diligent with mosquito protection.
 
Additional information:
Practice the 5Ds of Mosquito Protection
  

A notice from the Board of Health

Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Information for land owners to exclude their property from public area-wide applications of pesticides.

MA Executive Office of Health & Human Services webpage

MA Executive Office of Health & Human Services webpage

from the MA Department of Public Health

Central Massachusetts Regional Public Health Alliance Mosquito & Tick Safety

from the MA Department of Public Health