The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will fog a number of areas next week.
On Monday, October 29, fogging will take place in the St. George districts of Workmans, Rock Hall, Walkers, Walkers Terrace #1 and #2, Valley Terrace, Glebe Gardens, Jericho, Jordans, Fairview Heights, Free Hill, Salisbury, Hope Road and the environs.
The following day, Tuesday, October 30, the team will remain in St. George and spray St. Augustine, Market Hill, Bridge Cot, Groves Development, Old Post Office Road, St. Helens, Moonshine, Belair, Belair #1 and #2 and the surrounding areas.
South District, Watts Village, Hanson Hill, Mapp Hill, Lower Burney, Mount Friendship, St. Barnabas, Upton, Kent, Fort George Heights, South Ridge and the nearby St. George and Christ Church districts will be treated on Wednesday, October 31.
The team’s attention will turn to the St. Michael neighbourhoods of Stadium Road, Bow Road, Spooners Hill, Butlers Avenue, Paradise Road, Lower Civilian Road, Bush Hall Yard Gap, Ocean View Road, Accommodation Road, Promenade Road, Kew Road, Holders Land, Bank Hall Main Road, Military Road, Review Road, Paradise Road, Stuarts Land, Alleynes Land, Perfection Road, Pioneer Road, Upper Civilian Road and the surrounding areas on Thursday November 1.
Fogging for the week will culminate in St. Michael on Friday, November 2, when
The Unit remains in St. Michael to spray Kew Road, Hill Road, Quarry Road, Bank Hall Main Road with Avenues, Tudor Bridge, Olivies Gap, Palm Road, Bank Hall + Road, Roxy Gap, Waterhall Land and the environs.????
Fogging will run from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. each day and pedestrians and motorists should proceed with caution when encountering fogging operations on the street.?? Parents are advised to prevent their children from playing in the fog or from running behind the fogging machine.??
Persons with respiratory problems should protect themselves from inhaling the fog.?? Householders are urged to help in the elimination of the aedes aegypti mosquito by opening windows and doors to allow the fog to circulate.