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Arlington Health Officials Warn Residents about West Nile Virus after Mosquitoes Test Positive in Surrounding Communities

Arlington Health Officials Warn Residents about West Nile Virus after Mosquitoes Test Positive in Surrounding Communities

ARLINGTON — Public Health Director Natasha Waden reports that the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced today that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquito samples taken in Belmont and Cambridge. Although no mosquitoes have tested positive in Arlington, the Board of Health urges residents to follow several important safety tips to prevent breeding and bites from the insects.

Arlington Health Officials Issue Warning after High Levels of Cyanobacteria Found in Upper Mystic Lake

Arlington Health Officials Issue Warning after High Levels of Cyanobacteria Found in Upper Mystic Lake

Arlington Board of Health Natasha Waden, Public Health Director 27 Maple Street Arlington, MA 02476 For Immediate Release Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Media Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: john@jgpr.net Arlington Health Officials Issue Warning after High Levels of Cyanobacteria Found in Upper Mystic Lake ARLINGTON — Public Health Director Natasha Waden reports that high levels(…)