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HARVARD — Selectmen Chairman Peter Warren informed fellow members last week that Devens has entered the Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Program and is working out a spraying plan with the Department of Public Works.

It’s not quite done deal, though. Warren said there will be a public-comment session of some kind before the plan goes into effect. The board agreed to discuss the matter further at its next meeting.

When the issue of spraying came up in the past, selectmen upheld Town Meeting’s rejection of the idea. But it is a key component of the mosquito-control program.

The Board of Health expressed reservations about summarily rejecting the option the last time it was discussed, stating that they intended to seek out experts to speak about pros and cons.

On Nov. 30, the health board will host a mosquito-control meeting at Volunteers Hall.

Invited in a letter to co-sponsor the event, selectmen discussed it briefly but declined. They did say they’d help publicize it, however.