Fitchburg 2011:

The Mass. Department of Public Health confirmed on September 26, 2011 that a resident in the northern part of the city was diagnosed with West Nile Virus (fever). The resident has since recovered and returned home.

On Friday Sept. 16 our office was notified of a suspected WNV case by the Fitchburg Health Department. On Sept. 19 we sprayed the affected area, and have been running some traps in the area since that date – no additional virus has been confirmed as of Sept. 26.