Fogging schedule October 30 to November 3

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito borne diseases when a number of districts are fogged this week.

On Monday, October 30, the following districts in St Peter will be targeted: Reservoir Road, Millionaire Road, Station Hill, Around the Town, Golden Mile, Douglas Development, Church Hill Road, Tom Bend Road, Mile- and- a-Quarter and the environs.

The following day, Tuesday, October 31, the team will be in St Lucy and will conduct fogging operations in Oxford, Mount Gay, Mount Gay Village, Church Hill, Alleynedale and surrounding areas.

The Vector Control Unit will be in St Michael on Wednesday, November 1, and will spray Grazettes Industrial Park, Piedmont Park, Long Gap, Field Side Drive, Hope Land, Spooners Hill and neighbouring districts.

On Thursday, November 2, the team will conduct fogging operations in St Joseph and will target St Elizabeth, St Elizabeth New Road, Phillips Road, Bathsheba, Bathsheba Road, Hillswick and the environs.

The Vector Team returns to St Michael on Friday, November 3, and will spray Parkinson Field, Field Road, Rock Avenue, Rock Close, Bottom Close, Factory Avenue and surrounding districts.

The fogging operations run from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. each day and residents are reminded to open their doors and windows to allow the fog to penetrate.

Parents are reminded that children should not be allowed to play in the fog or run behind the fogging machine.

16 Responses to Fogging schedule October 30 to November 3

  1. Lynda Bonnett
    Lynda Bonnett October 29, 2017 at 12:59 pm

    Can never see Blackrock on the fogging list

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    • Shelly-Ann Caddle
      Shelly-Ann Caddle October 29, 2017 at 11:18 pm

      i can never see the parliament building on the list when all them roaches sittting

      Reply
  2. Philip Matthews
    Philip Matthews October 29, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    I hope they go into the old district E police yard and fog that forest of bushes

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    • Shelly-Ann Caddle
      Shelly-Ann Caddle October 29, 2017 at 11:18 pm

      you always fretting bout bush part you does live in uh forest or something chaaa man you living a hard life

      Reply
  3. Cherylann Bourne-Hayes
    Cherylann Bourne-Hayes October 29, 2017 at 1:23 pm

    Waste of time if the bushes are not cut and the stagnant water is still around.

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  4. Rawle Spooner
    Rawle Spooner October 29, 2017 at 2:11 pm

    Question is these chemicals tested before use for toxic side effects or in typical Bajan style just spray and worry about side effects later.

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    • Gillian Skeete
      Gillian Skeete October 29, 2017 at 3:20 pm

      Most likely not I for one get sick every time they fog cough for several days migraine headache I’m not imagining this I think they’ve done nothing in researching this toxic fog!!!

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    • Ras Small
      Ras Small October 29, 2017 at 10:22 pm

      Formaldehyde.

      Reply
  5. Gillian Skeete
    Gillian Skeete October 29, 2017 at 3:18 pm

    Give us all a break you all have been going to fog since august!!!!!

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  6. Ras Small
    Ras Small October 29, 2017 at 6:23 pm

    Don’t want it bout hey, poison! But den again yah can do anything to black ppl especially Barbadians.

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    • Ras Small
      Ras Small October 30, 2017 at 3:14 pm

      Dey also said slavery wasn’t bout race, vaccinations and “planned parenthood”, too. But ah hear U!

      Reply
  7. Sheron Inniss October 29, 2017 at 6:55 pm

    The mosquitos holding up their arms and they killing us and the bee population. Steupse

    I getting a mask.

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  8. Pete Harvey October 29, 2017 at 7:10 pm

    What is the actual name of the fogging insecticide(s) used in the govt. programmes on the island?

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  9. Anfaani Henry
    Anfaani Henry October 29, 2017 at 7:41 pm

    Poison to the People

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  10. Nicholas Mackie
    Nicholas Mackie October 30, 2017 at 12:18 am

    I love the smell of kerosene in the evening 🙂

    Reply
  11. Ralph White
    Ralph White October 30, 2017 at 6:11 am

    Is this healthy to breathe in, think not.

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