The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will concentrate its efforts in Christ Church this week as it continues the fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
On Monday, August 27, the team will fog Garrison Road, Hastings, Harts Gap with Avenues, September Square, St. Matthias Road, St. Matthias Housing Area, St. Matthias with Avenues and surrounding areas.
On Tuesday, August 28, areas to be sprayed will be Balmoral Gap, Marine Gardens, Queen’s Way, Halls Gap, Hood Road, Exeter Road, York Road, Old Navy Road, Nelson Road and environs.
On Wednesday, August 29, the targeted areas are Hastings, Rhystone Gardens, Browne’s Gap, Rockley Village, Rockley with Avenues, Bynoe Road, Dayrells Road and surrounding areas.
Dayrells Road, Rockley Terrace, Rockley, Blue Waters, Garden #1 and #2, Peronne Gap and Golf Club Road will be sprayed on Thursday, August 30.
On Friday, August 31, the team will be in Hastings, Rockley, Casa Blanca, Rendezvous Hill and Highway 7.
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.