As the Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health continues to rid the island of the aedes egypti mosquito, fogging will be carried out in St. Michael and Christ Church next week, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. each day.
On Monday, August 13, fogging will take place in the St. Michael districts of Two Mile Hill, Morning Side, Embassy Gardens, Haggatt Hall #1 and #2, Haggatt Hall Main Road, Bird Hill, Cozy Corner, Barker’s Tenantry Road, Neil’s Tenantry, Rouen #1 & #2, Belle Gully, Howell’s Cross Road, Ivy, Storey Gap, Tichbourne and the environs.
The following day, Tuesday, August 14, the team from the Vector Control Unit will remain in that parish to spray Grazettes, Grazettes Housing Area, Grazettes Landing Scheme, Long Gap, Piedmont Park, Spooner’s Hill, Thompson Gap, White Hall Main Road, Bridge Gap, St. Stephen’s Hill, Cave Hill Housing Area, Phillip’s Land, Grazettes New Road and the surrounding areas.
On Wednesday, August 15, Capri Drive, Wavell Avenue (all gaps on the left), Black Rock Main Road, Browne’s Gap, Belfield Land, Seclusion Gardens, 1st & 2nd Avenues Fairfield Road, Hurley Land, Scott’s Terrace 1st, 2nd & 3rd Avenues, Grazettes and the environs will be fogged.
Fogging will culminate in the St. Michael districts of??Bridge Gap, Black Rock Main Road, Ferniehurst, Deacon’s Road, Jones Land, Deacon’s Court, Lennox Avenue, Weeke’s Land, Seale’s Land, Greave’s Land, Small Land, Wilkinson Land, Hanschell Land, Atkins Land, Belair Land, Richmond Gap, Eagle Hall, President Kennedy Drive and the environs on Thursday, August 16.
Finally, on Friday August 17, the team will move to St. James and focus on Prior Park, Prior Park Terrace, Prior Park Gardens, Halls Village #1 & #2, Bagatelle Road, Hoyte’s New Development, Thorpe’s, Denny Road, Hall’s Village and the surrounding areas.
Householders are asked to assist in the elimination of the aedes aegypti mosquito by opening windows and doors to allow the fog to penetrate, while persons with respiratory problems should protect themselves from inhaling the fog.?? Pedestrians and motorists should proceed with caution when encountering fogging operations on the street, and parents should prevent their children from playing in the fog or from running behind the fogging machine.