The Massachusetts Division of Public Health and Division of Agricultural Resources possess launched plans for added aerial spraying to fight mosquitos carrying the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus.
Communities that are scheduled to be partly or fully sprayed foundation on Sept. 10 and into subsequent week encompass:
- Norfolk County: Bellingham, Franklin, Medway, Millis, Norfolk, Medfield, Walpole, Wrentham, Foxborough, Sharon, Norwood, Westwood, Dover, Needham, Wellesley
- Middlesex County: Ashland, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, Framingham, Natick, Wayland, Sudbury, Maynard, Stow, Hudson, Marlborough, Weston
- Worcester County: Berlin, Boylston, Northborough, Westborough, Shrewsbury, Grafton, Upton, Milford, Hopedale, Mendon, Blackstone, Millville, Uxbridge, Douglas, Northbridge, Sutton, Millbury, Auburn, Oxford, Webster, Southborough, Bolton, Clinton, West Boylston, Worcester, Charlton, Dudley, Leicester, Harvard
Right here’s a scheme showing which part of Wellesley shall be within the spray zone. You can poke an take care of into this interactive scheme to procure more particular spray coverage recordsdata.
The metropolis of Wellesley issued an substitute on EEE on Monday, asserting it had no plans to spray but that things could per chance well well alternate essentially essentially based on chance ranges. Sharp residents had been circulating a petition/letter urging metropolis officials to spray earlier than later.