If you live here, you already know ticks are literally everywhere. Lyme disease is real; but 100% preventable regular vigilance. Doing a bodily tick search nightly is the first and easiest way to keep ticks off yourself, your kids and pets and out of your home.
North Reading should be doing more to educate our kids (and adults) about ticks and tick bite prevention.
Following Natick's lead would be a simple start.