|

Shrewsbury BOH accepting pesticide exclusion requests

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Board of Health will be accepting pesticide exclusion requests submitted by residents wishing to exclude their property from public area-wide applications through Monday, March 31. The pesticide application programs affected by this exclusion program are those for the gypsy moth and the mosquito.

The Exclusion Program was implemented by the Department of Food and Agriculture to allow landowners to exclude their property from public area-wide applications of pesticides.

Designations for exclusions may be made by supplying the Shrewsbury Board of Health a certified letter providing the name, address and telephone number (if any), names of all abutters, and defining programs from which exclusion is requested. Designations shall be effective from April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014.

The full text of this regulation may be found at www.mass.gov/eea/docs/agr/legal/regs/333-cmr-13-00.pdf. For additional information, visit the Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project website at www.cmmcp.org or contact the Shrewsbury Board of Health at 508-841-8512.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=31736

Posted by on Mar 14 2013. Filed under People and Places, Region, Shrewsbury. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


* 5 = fifteen

Support local businesses!

Recently Commented

  • Robbin Miller: Congratulations for women being on the show to talk about sports. It will be nice to hear different...
  • Michael Hyde: What are the reasons why we can’t lower the road somewhat? Plus, what are the stats on how often...
  • Debra Roberts: What about a kids sports talk show? My son is a huge New England sports fan!...
  • Sam Levy: That’s a great initiative taken by Knight’s team. As we all know prostate cancer is nowadays...
  • Running Mom: Brilliant. What a great idea. Also love the beer instead of water at the drinks station. Should make for...