Community News: Two Important Vlogs from MCDHH Commissioner Steven A. Florio
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EEE Virus Alert in Massachusetts
Communities entirely within the spray zone (except for exclusions):
Bristol County: Raynham, Taunton, Dighton, Berkley, Freetown, Acushnet
Plymouth County: Whitman, East Bridgewater, West Bridgewater, Hanson Bridgewater, Halifax, Plympton, Kingston, Carver, Middleborough, Lakeville, Rochester
Communities partially in the spray zone:
Bristol County: Easton, Norton, Rehoboth, Swansea, Fall River, Dartmouth, New Bedford, Fairhaven
Plymouth County: Brockton, Rockland, Hanover, Pembroke, Duxbury, Plymouth, Wareham, Marion, Mattapoisett
For questions about aerial spraying, contact the 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 at (617) 983-6800 or visit the DPH website at
. For updated risk levels, mosquito results, maps and incidence of positive mosquito samples, visit
For questions about mosquito control in your city or town: Contact your local board of health (listed online or in the telephone directory under "government").
For general information about mosquito control, go to Mosquito Control Projects and Districts or contact the Bristol County Mosquito Control Project at (508) 823-5253 or the Plymouth County Mosquito Control Project at 781-585-5450.
Commissioner Florio has produced the following vlog as an update on the FY20 budget: