Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Fears of cyanobacteria stemming from algae blooms have led the board to continue a warning first issued over the weekend.
The Westford Board of Health is continuing to caution resident not to swim in Nabnasset Lake due to fears of potential cyanobacteria. First issued on Sunday, the caution began after algae blooms were found, a common precursor to the harmful bacteria. According to a statement from the Board of Health, the outbreak of algae blooms likely is due in part from warm and dry weather, something common in various nearby lakes during recent months. The board and the Massachusetts Department of Health will be conducting tests throughout the week with the next determination to expected to be announced sometime on Friday. More information is available at the Massachusetts Department of Health website, and can also be obtained by calling the Board of …
Monday, August 15, 2011
Welcome to the Superagenda.
Hello Westford! Welcome to the Superagenda, your source for local political and government news today in and around Westford. If you have any local or political news, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org #1. Local Government Meetings Today: Today there are three meetings at 7:00 tonight: the Board of Health at Town Hall, the Energy Committee at the Police Station and the Library Trustees at the J.V Fletcher Library. The School Committee will be meeting in the Millennium Building tonight at 7:30. #2. Today on Beacon Hill: There’s an informal house session today at 11:00 a.m in the House Chambers. #3. Local Law of the Day: With all the talk of Massachusetts’ Sales Tax holiday, we have a peculiar twist to the Sales Tax one can find when …
Monday, July 11, 2011
The Board of Health is up to alot tonight.
Monday, July 11, 2011
Here’s a breakdown of the municipal government meetings in Westford today. Middlesex Conservation District The Middlesex Conservation District’s leadership will be assembled in Suite 205 at 319 Littleton Rd. for a 7:00 p.m meeting, but no further information was available at press time. More information on the organization itself can be found at middlesexconservation.org. Board of Health The Board of Health will meet tonight at 7:00 p.m for a meeting at town hall. Topics of discussion on the docket include the 4H Fair requested a reduced fee for their food permit, a discussion on mercury from a local resident, two septic variance requests, and three requests for review and comment on projects occurring around town. Library Trustees The …