ASHLAND – The Ashland Board of Health received notice from the State and the Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Program that a pool of mosquitoes on Laurelton Drive recently tested positive for West Nile Virus.
The Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Program will be spraying the areas in close proximity to the detected areas on Monday, September 10, between the hours of 7:15 p.m. and midnight.
The area for spraying are the following roads and these residents are being forwarded a reverse call on the spraying. The area is as noted:
STATE PARK RD
W UNION ST
The following precautions for the residents of the above noted area includes staying inside during the spraying and this includes your pets. Also, please close your windows and shut down air conditioners that bring in outdoor air during the spraying time of 7;15 PM to midnight.
If you reside on one of these streets and would prefer to opt out from the spraying, you may contact the Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Program at 508-393-3055 or by going to their website at www.cmmcp.org.
Please contact the Board of Health Agent / Director if you have any additional questions at 508-881-0100, extension 7922 or by sending an email to email@example.com.
Chairman Ashland Board of Health