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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Spotted Lanternfly (SLF)

State Agricultural Officials Ask Residents to Report Sightings of the Invasive Spotted Lanternfly

Date of Record: 08-10-22

The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) today announced that an infestation of the invasive insect known as spot...

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REPORTING FORM FOR SLF Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: August 8, 2022

UPDATE: Public Health Advisory for Dean Park Pond

Public Health Advisory in Effect until Further Notice: Dean Park Pond - REMAINS IN EFFECT

Update as of 08-08-22: The Public Health Advisory previously issued on 07-14-22 for Dean Park Pond in Shrewsbury remains in effect until further notice due to high ba...

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Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Mosquito Spray Schedule for August 2022

Date of Record: August 1, 2022

Central Mass. Mosquito Control Project111 Otis Street, Northborough, MA 01532Telephone: (508) 393-3055Website:

Central MA Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP) personnel will be in Shrewsbury to resp...

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CMMCP Website Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: July 14, 2022

MA Dept of Public Health (MDPH) Press Release: West Nile Virus (WNV) in MA

State public health officials announce season’s first West Nile Virus (WNV) positive mosquito sample


CONTACT:  Omar Cabrera -


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City of Worcester WNV Press Release 07-14-22 Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Lake Quisigamond and Flint Pond Boat Ramp schedule 2022

Shrewsbury Boat Ramp Attendants will be on duty beginning on Saturday, May 28th at Flint Pond, Rte 20 ramp, and starting on Sunday, May 29th at Corrazzini Ramp on Lake Quinsigamond. The cost to launch is $15.00 per watercraft. Attendants are on duty from ...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Body of Water Safety


The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) and the Shrewsbury Board of Health would like to remind residents to take the necessary safety precautions when visiting local parks, beaches, and pools this season.

Always supervi...

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Center for Disease Control - WATER SAFETY Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Tick Awareness

Spring has just begun and Ticks are already out in MA. They can carry harmful diseases. Please read on to learn about tick-borne illnesses and how to avoid tick bites.

What are Ticks?Ticks are bugs that feed on the blood of mammals, birds, or reptiles. Bla...

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Tick Identification and Testing Services - MDPH Health Department