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Mosquito Spraying - Glenside and Ardsley - 8/8/2018

Post Date:08/08/2018 2:12 PM

Norristown, Pa (August 2, 2018) The Office of Public Health (OPH) , after
consulting with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
(PADEP) and Abington Township officials, will be adulticiding (spraying) to
control the adult mosquito population in selected areas. The spraying will be
done where sampling by the OPH and PADEP has shown mosquitoes that carry
the West Nile Virus (WNV). For notification of spray events sign up with
"ReadyMontco" at: www.montcopa.org/readymontco

The spray event will occur, weather permitting on Wednesday, August 8 , 2018
from approximately 8: 15PM to 12:00AM. The alternate date will be Wednesday,
August 15, 2018. All areas within the highlighted sections of the attached map
will be subjected to the spray. Please see the attached map. Residents within
the spray area should consider remaining indoors, closing windows and
turning off ventilation systems that draw-in outside air for the duration of the
spray plus 30 minutes after.

 

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