The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will continue its fogging exercise in the parish of St James, this week.
On May 3, the team will visit: Bagatelle Road, Bagatelle Park, Little Ridge, Hoytes Village Development, St John The Baptist Drive, 1st and 2nd Avenues Thorpe’s Road, Holders Hill, Thorpe’s Main Road, Denny Road, Thorpe’s Terrace, Halls Village, Halls Village #2, Prior Park Heights, Husbands and environs.
The areas to be fogged on May 4 are: Sugar Cane Avenue, West Wood Close, West Wood Drive, Pelican Avenue, Independence Drive, 8th Avenue Husbands, 12th
Avenue East Desert Road Ridge, 7th, 8th and 9th Avenue West, Sugar Cane Avenue West, 2nd Avenue West, Independence Close, and surrounding districts.
On Wednesday, May 5, the fogging team will spray Husbands Terrace, Midsummer Drive, Santa Rosa Drive, Westside Close, Catalina Avenue, Azalea Close, Orchid Drive, Husbands Heights, Dracaena Avenue, West Terrace 1-16 Avenues, Oxnards, Cherry Drive, West Terrace Heights and neighbouring communities.
Risk Road, Risk Road 1, 2, and 3, Haynesville, Thorpe’s Garden and environs will be fogged on Thursday, May 6. On Friday, May 7, Durant’s Village with all Avenues, Holders Hill and surrounding areas will be fogged.
Fogging will be conducted between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. each day, and householders are encouraged to open their windows and doors to allow the spray to enter.
The Ministry of Health and Wellness has reminded the public that the completion of scheduled fogging activities may be affected by events beyond its control. In such circumstances, the Unit will return to communities affected in the soonest possible time.