Suffolk County Mosquito Control 

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Mission Statement
The Suffolk County Mosquito Commission (the Commission) represents the interests of Boston, Chelsea, and their residents in providing guidance and oversight to the Suffolk County Mosquito Control Project (the Project). The Commission strives to ensure that the member communities receive services that are consistent with applicable law and justified by the tenets of public health, vector control, environmental safety and fiscal responsibility. Integrated mosquito management services provided by the Project and approved by the Commission will be based on the State's Generic Environmental Impact Report on Mosquito Control in Massachusetts, the Massachusetts Arbovirus Surveillance and Response Plan and the policies of the State Reclamation and Mosquito Control Board.  The Project's integrated mosquito management plan will consist of mosquito surveillance, larval mosquito control of wetlands and catch basins, adult mosquito control, wetlands management/ ditch maintenance and public education.

Spray Schedule

None at this time.

Meeting Schedule

Joint meeting of the Suffolk County Mosquito Control Commission (SCMCC) and the Executive Committee of the East Middlesex Mosquito Control Commission (EMMCC) to be held on Monday, May 13, 2019 from 12:45 – 2:30. Meeting will be held in the Mural Room at the Arlington Senior Center, 27 Maple Street, Arlington, MA.


  1. Discuss the FY 20 budget.
  2. Consideration of cost of living adjustments for the East Middlesex Mosquito Control Project and Suffolk County Mosquito Control Project employees for FY 20.
  3. Consideration of step raises for eligible employees.
  4. Discuss staffing changes.
  5. Building lease update.
  6. Field operations update.
  7. New business.
  8. Date, time and location for full commission meeting.