When this started I told anyone, who would listen, that if anyone thinks that the Asian Beatle would be contained. There is just no way. Think about it just one tree limb that contains the beatle escapes, there goes your containment.
Three times last week driving up Chester, I saw guys pulled over on the side of the road cutting tree limbs down from the ice storm two years ago. Most likely to take home and burn during the winter. Now they have been found in Boston.
What makes anyone think they are now not in Shrewsbury, Westboro or Northboro? They are there are now there too and each week there will be a new discovery. What I found interesting about this story was the City of Worcester has received 41 million dollars. Can we get an accounting of how 41,000,000 million dollars is being spent?
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