The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment wishes to advise the general public that as part of the its mosquito control programme for the adult Aedesaegypti mosquito, the Insect Vector Control Unit will be conducting fogging operations in the following areas commencing at 5:30 pm daily.
Monday 7th September, 2020 – Commercial Kingstown, Port Kingstown
Tuesday 8th September, 2020 - (Georgetown) Chilli, Caratal & Brownstown
Wednesday 9th September, 2020 – Calliaqua, Choppins, Golden Vale
Thursday 10th September, 2020 – Edinboro, Hospital, Old Montrose
Please take note of the following:
Home and business owners in the named areas are reminded to keep their windows and doors open to allow the fog to eliminate the adult mosquitoes inside the home.
Motorists are kindly asked to take caution.
Persons who are suffering from any respiratory illnesses are kindly asked to take the necessary precautionary measures.
Residents are also encouraged to prevent the breeding of mosquitoes in their yard and to protect themselves from mosquito bites during the day.
SOURCE: Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment