FOGGING STARTS IN THE NORTH AS OF TOMORROW
When the Ministry of Health starts fogging again from tomorrow, five parishes will get thoroughly fogged.
The team from the Vector Control Unit will start in areas that abut and bound St. Lucy and St. Peter on Monday, January 28 including Boscobelle, Mount #1 & 2, Gays, Collins, The Baltic, Date Tree Hill, Cave Hill and its environs.
On Tuesday, January 29, a return to St. Peter will see fogging at Indian Ground, Roebuck, Four Hill, French Village, Mount Brevitor, The Rock, Lonesome Hill, Diamond Corner and surrounding areas.Fogging will move to Christ Church on Wednesday, January 30, when Montrose Development, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Housing Area, Silver Hill Landing Scheme, Kendall Hill, Kendall Hill Development, Massiah Development, Kingsland and environs will be sprayed.
The following day, Thursday, January 31, the team will journey to St. Lucy and fog Josey Hill, Mount Gay Tenantry, Pickerings, Durhams, Jemmotts, Chance Hall, Glendalough, Mount View, Rock Hall, Peterses, Oxford, Church Hill, Cave Hill Drive, Lowlands, St. Clements and surrounding districts.
Fogging for the week culminates on Friday, February 1, in areas that abut and bound St. Thomas and St. James, namely Redman Village, Bagatelle Gardens, Welches Development, Clermont, Meadow Heights, Warrens Terrace North, Prior Park and its environs.
All fogging runs from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and householders are asked to assist in the elimination of the deadly aedes aegypti mosquito by opening windows and doors to allow the fog to penetrate.
Persons with respiratory problems should protect themselves from inhaling the fog while pedestrians and motorists must proceed with caution when encountering fogging operations on the street. Parents are instructed to prohibit children from playing in the fog or running behind the fogging machine.