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Fogging schedule August 20 to 24

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The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will continue its fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes aegypti mosquito next week.

On Monday, August 20, the team will be in Christ Church fogging Graeme Hall, Top Rock, Maxwell Hill, Graeme Hall Park, Graeme Hall Terrace and surrounding areas.

On Tuesday, August 21, the team will again be in Christ Church, specifically Maxwell Main Road, Maxwell Terrace with Avenues, Maxwell Gardens, Hilton Road, Mahogany Court and environs.

The exercise continues in St Michael on Wednesday, August 22; Thursday, August 23 and Friday, August 24.

On Wednesday, the areas to be fogged are Pillersdorf Development with Avenues, Long Gap, Pembroke Road, Grazettes Court with Avenues, Grazettes Tenantry, Derriston Road, and surrounding areas.

On Thursday, Durham Close, Weston Terrace, Denton Road, Ulster Road, Brecon Road, Ealing Road, Rockhampton Road, Rochester Road and neighbouring districts will be sprayed.

On Friday, the team will be in Inniss Close, Long Gap, Husbands Land, Piedmont Park, Field Side Drive, Straker Road, Hope Land, Cave Land and environs.      Additionally, teams from the Vector Control Unit will continue to carry out fogging and other treatment activities in and around the Graeme Hall Swamp and other areas impacted by the sewage spills on the south coast.

The fogging exercises will be carried out between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. each day. Householders are reminded to open their doors and windows to allow the spray to enter. (BGIS)

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