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Friday, October 6, 2000

Tony Mariano of the water quality/resource committee was busy on the evening of September 26, advising both the board of health (BoH) and board of selectmen on the Department of Environmental Protection's plans for the cleanup of the Daisy's site. The soil has been contaminated with the gasoline additive methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) from leaks from gas tanks that have since been removed. ...more

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health notified the Carlisle Board of Health last Friday that a dead crow submitted for testing on September 23 tested positive for West Nile Virus. The crow was found on Stearns Street by a resident and submitted to the State Laboratory by the Carlisle Police Department. There have been 278 positive results in the more than 1500 birds tested by the state. There have been no confirmed human cases of the virus in the Massachusetts. ...more

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