ARLINGTON — Public Health Director Natasha Waden reports that the Arlington Health Department is closely monitoring a cluster of positive COVID-19 cases at St. Agnes, a private school in town.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington Health Department has been actively monitoring the global spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, and wishes to notify residents that the risk of catching the virus remains low.
The Arlington Health Department encourages residents to be proactive by getting a flu shot at one of the Health Department’s upcoming vaccination clinics.
ARLINGTON — Christine Bongiorno, Director of Health and Human Services, reports that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquito samples in Arlington.
ARLINGTON — Christine Bongiorno, Director of Health and Human Services, announces that, in conjunction with Arlington Public Schools and Superintendent Kathleen Bodie, the Town of Arlington has applied for a grant through the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection to conduct a full round of water testing within each of the public school buildings, develop a regular sampling program and a plumbing profile in each school.
ARLINGTON — Christine Bongiorno, Director of Health and Human Services, announces that in conjunction with the Department of Public Works (DPW), officials will host a sharps collection event next month for residents to drop off their used needles, syringes and lancets.