WAMC New England News
4:25 am
Wed August 9, 2006

Amherst, MA Won't Form Bird Flu Committee

Amherst, MA – Some states, counties and local communities have created task forces to deal with the possibility of a bird flu outbreak in the Northeast region. But the select board of Amherst, Massachusetts has rejected a request from a group of citizens to create a bird flu pandemic task force. Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has the story.