Category: Board of Health

18+ Woburn Senior Center Flu Clinic | Oct. 21st, 3:00pm – 6:00pm

Flu Vaccination Clinic for ages 18+, High-Dose available for 65+ Location: 144 School Street, Auditorium Please pre-register using the link below, wear short sleeves or something that can be rolled up If you cannot pre-register we will be able to assist you day of as a walk-in October 21st, 2020  3:00pm – 6:00pm Visit the … Continued

Middlesex County Elevated to ‘High’ Risk of West Nile Virus

  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has announced the first animal case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. WNV infection was diagnosed in an alpaca exposed to WNV in Middlesex County. Last week, DPH announced the first four human cases of WNV in Massachusetts this year. Boston and adjacent … Continued

Halloween & Trick or Treating Precautions

MAYOR SCOTT GALVIN AND THE BOARD OF HEALTH ASK RESIDENTS TO TAKE THE FOLLOWING PRECAUTIONS IF THEY CHOOSE TO TRICK OR TREAT THIS YEAR: Give out treats outdoors, set up table with individually bagged treats for kids to take. Avoid handing out candy directly to trick or treaters If you do not wish to participate … Continued

Woburn Board of Health Adopts COVID Construction Site Regulations to Protect Workers

The Woburn Board of Health has adopted these guidelines to ensure the safety of workers on all construction projects within the City of Woburn.These Guidelines and Procedures must be implemented at all times on all construction sites, including those being performed by or on behalf of the City of Woburn. All construction sites MUST disseminate … Continued

City Car Tires/Batteries Recycling for March 21st Cancelled

The City of Woburn Car Tires/Batteries recycling drive held the 3rd Saturday of March (03/21/2020) has been cancelled.  The next drive will be Saturday June 20th, 2020.  You can always bring used batteries (other than alkaline) to the Board of Health office in the basement of City Hall.

When the leaves lose their luster. Yard Waste Pick Up December 2-6, 2019.

Keep our rivers, lakes, ponds, and streams clean —  Bag Your Leaves! Bag or compost your leaves, but do not rake them into the street or dump them down storm drains! Blocking storm drains can cause flooding, and large amounts of leaves in our water can lead to an excess of decaying organic material in … Continued