Protecting Our Community

Notifications

  • Employment Opportunities

     

    March 8, 2017

    Positions Available – NSMAD

    The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District is currently seeking qualified persons to fill the following positions:

    We will accept applications for Seasonal Field Technicians until April 28, 2017.
    Please download and complete the NSMAD employment application and return to us at:

    Via Email: mhenry@nsmad.com

    Or

    Via USPS:

    NSMAD, Attention Seasonal Employment
    117 Northfield Road
    Northfield, IL 60093

     

    Internship Opportunity, Paid – Evanston Health & Human Services Department

    The Evanston Health & Human Services Department is seeking an Environmental Health Intern for their West-Nile Virus program from May 1 to October 31, 2017. Please click the following link for additional information.

  • Informational

     

    February 28, 2017

    Are you planning on traveling outside the United States for spring break?

    Learn where you may need to take additional precautions to prevent coming home with a mosquito-borne illness by visiting the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Travel Health Notices page of their website: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel.

  • News

     

    February 23, 2017

    NSMAD to participate in CDC Regional Center of Excellence

    The NSMAD is pleased to announce our participation in the Upper Midwestern Center of Excellence in Vector Borne Disease, a consortium of universities and public agencies with the ultimate goal of helping to prevent diseases spread by mosquitoes, ticks and other vectors.

    A grant from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the amount of $10 million, was awarded to a group led by the University of Wisconsin. Collaborators include the University of Illinois, Michigan State University, Loyola Chicago University, University of Minnesota, Iowa State University and University of Iowa. In addition to the NSMAD, The Metropolitan Mosquito Control District in St. Paul, MN is the other vector control agency participating.

    Please click the following links for official information from the University of Wisconsin and the University of Illinois.

  • NSMAD Weekly Report

     

    November 2, 2016

    2016 Surveillence Summary

    Click the link below to learn more about the 2016 mosquito season in the communities we serve.

    NSMAD Weekly Report 2016 Surveillance Summary

  • Zika Virus Information

     

    Updated Spetember 21, 2016

    The NSMAD  recently drafted a formal Zika Virus Operational Plan. Please click here to read more.

    What You Need To Know About Zika Virus

    Please be assured that the NSMAD is prepared to control any species of mosquitoes that could potentially transmit illnesses to humans should they appear in our area.

  • Areas We Serve

    We proudly serve the residents of the North Shore, including Evanston, Glencoe, Glenview, Golf, Kenilworth, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove, Niles, Northbrook, Northfield, Skokie, Wilmette and Winnetka.
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  • How We Protect

    We are dedicated to protecting the residents of our community using the safest and most effective methods of mosquito control utilizing the principles of Integrated Pest Management.
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  • Partners in Protection

    We work closely with local, state and federal public health officials in our efforts to protect the community from mosquitoes.
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