safety-alert

EEE update: Schools lifted precautions, field curfew active in rest of town (until Monday?)

November 7, 2019 04:22:57 PM

An update on the town’s EEE threat status

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Southborough reminds trick or treaters of EEE threat

October 31, 2019 02:58:33 PM
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This late in the fall, many of you may have assumed the EEE threat has passed. The Town is reminding that it hasn’t.

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EEE Update: Waiting for long, deep freeze across whole town

October 2, 2019 10:59:25 AM
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Last night, selectmen were updated on the EEE situation in Southborough. So, I’m passing on what they learned.

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Commenters update us on aerial spraying: It happened Sunday night

September 17, 2019 08:47:28 AM

Several readers commented on my post last night saying that aerial spraying was still pending. They updated me (and therefore many of you) that the spraying had already occurred.

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Update on aerial Mosquito Spraying: Southborough status still pending

September 16, 2019 04:54:16 PM

I checked in with the state to find out if we did get sprayed. The answer was no.

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EEE Update from the Schools: Grounds to be ground sprayed tomorrow night; Follow up with parents on request/permission forms

September 11, 2019 09:36:23 AM
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Yesterday afternoon, there was another update related to spraying for mosquitoes. This one came from the Northborough-Southborough Schools District.

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Another area aerial Spraying: Starting tonight, September 10th

September 10, 2019 03:08:10 PM

Given the continued EEE threat in mosquitoes, the state has announced that planes will again spray Southborough (among many other Towns) with pesticides .

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Safety Alert updates: Spraying done; Algae warning

August 29, 2019 06:06:36 PM
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I have a quick update on recent safety alerts and a new one to share.

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EEE update: Aerial Mosquito spraying was rescheduled to tonight

August 26, 2019 05:37:43 PM
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The state has announced that aerial spraying was pushed off to tonight due to last night’s cool temperatures.

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Town update on EEE news

August 23, 2019 03:36:51 PM
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Southborough Emergency Management asked me to share a link to the Town’s centralized information hub on the EEE issue.

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Aerial Mosquito spraying “anticipated” to begin in our area on Sunday (Updated)

August 22, 2019 10:44:33 AM
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The state has announced that aerial spraying is anticipated to begin for 17 communities in our area on Sunday. It isn’t certain yet when Southborough will actually be sprayed and how many times.

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Southborough EEE threat “critical”; outdoor facilities closed for evenings; stay tuned on Summer Nights decision (Updated)

August 20, 2019 08:34:59 AM
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Southborough officials followed up yesterday evening on Friday evening’s announcement from the state. The press release announced that all Town owned outdoor properties will be closed from 6:00 pm to 6:00 am until further notice.

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EEE Alert: All outdoor evening activities should be halted until further notice

August 16, 2019 05:19:33 PM
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Today, the state Department of Health classified our community as having an active threat.

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EEE threat raised to moderate in Southborough: Take precautions; Spraying last night and planned for Monday evening

August 9, 2019 01:56:48 PM
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Southborough is one of two towns in the region with a moderate threat risk. Meanwhile, neighboring Framingham had mosquitos detected with West Nile. So, take precautions out there – especially at night.

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