The week, January 19 to 23, will be marked by three days of fogging in a number of St. Michael districts. However, there will be no fogging on Wednesday, January 21, Errol Barrow Day.

Fogging starts on Monday, January 19, in Christ Church at Cane Vale Road, Cane Vale New Road, Cane Vale Crescent #1? 4, Gall Hill, Gall Hill Housing Area, Silver Hill Housing Area and its environs.

On Tuesday, January 20, the team from the Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will move operations to St. Michael. Fogging will occur at Hindsbury Road, Harmony Hall, Tweedside Road, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Avenues Nurse Land, Baycroft Road, Grosvenor Road, Railway Road, School Road, Fairfield Road, Jones Land, Olton Road, Blackman Road, Arthur Road, Welches Road, Bridge Road, Welches Terrace, Goddards Road, Martinique Road and surrounding districts.

A return to fogging on Thursday, January 22, will see areas that abut and bound St. Michael and St. George being targetted. These include Neils Development, Salters Main Road, Charles Rowe Bridge, Salters, Lower Estate Road, Price Road, Harry Cox Road, Parish Land and its environs.

Fogging culminates on Friday, January 23, in St. Michael at Capri Drive, Wavell Avenue with all gaps on left, Black Rock Main Road, Brownes Gap, Belfield Land, Seclusion Road, Fairfield Road, Fairfield Cross Road, Seclusion Gardens, 1st & 2nd Avenue Fairfield, Hurley Land, Scotts Terrace, 1st, 2nd & 3rd Avenue Grazettes and neighbouring areas.

All fogging runs from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and householders are asked to assist 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 – it is also illegal to throw objects at the occupants of the fogging vehicle especially during such activity and based on capture, will be fully prosecuted.

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