Tick & Mosquito Reminder



It won’t be long before many residents will be outdoors enjoying the warmer months.  The Board of Health would like to remind you that with warmer spring time temperatures there is an increase in tick borne diseases.  For those who would like a refresher on ticks and how to protect you and your family then

Click Here for MA Dept. of Public Health Fact Sheets.   

As some of you may not know, the Town of West Newbury is a member of the Northeast Massachusetts Mosquito Control & Wetlands Management District (NEMMC).  The NEMMC district covers 36 cities and towns and provides many services to their member communities, including surveillance, catch basin treatments, adulticiding, property inspections, education & outreach, spray request and many more services

Click Here for additional services provided to the residents of West Newbury

If you would like for your property to be excluded from spraying,

Click Here  for the spray exclusion request application

If you would like to request an adulticiding spray application,

Click Here  for spray request information.

The Board Health encourages all residents to open and familiarize yourselves with the Board of Health home page.  There is a lot of information contained throughout the links.  If you have any questions and/or concerns about anything, please don’t hesitate to contact our office, we strive to provide the best service as possible.