Four firefighter positions – out of the eight originally singled out – were not restored to the Town of Derry budget last year. This year, in planning the new budget, those four positions remain unfilled. Is that because they were just “padding” or “fluff” anyway? After all, don’t firefighters just sit around all day? The
The Town of Derry will begin its mosquito control program this Monday, April 4. Crews from Dragon Mosquito Control will be checking swamps, marshes, woodland pools, ditches, storm drains and other shallow, stagnant water for mosquito larvae. The spray schedule is based upon mosquito surveillance data, disease test results and weather conditions.