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Broward County Spraying Section of Fort Lauderdale to Reduce Mosquito Larvae June 11-15

Post Date:June 11, 2019 8:34 PM

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UPDATE: Five Areas of County to be Sprayed to Reduce Mosquito Larvae

-Heavy rains force extension of dates -
  
UPDATE JUNE 10, 2019
Due to the heavy rains projected throughout the week, it is necessary to extend the time needed to complete the truck-larviciding of the five areas mentioned below. The new dates are now June 11-15, 2019.

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Recent heavy rains are prompting the need for the Mosquito Control Section to spray several areas of the County to reduce the mosquito larvae population. The mosquito being targeted is the Aedes Aegypti, a known disease carrying mosquito. Preventive truck larviciding will be proactively performed between the hours of 10PM and 6 AM, weather permitting, on June 11-12, 2019. The areas being targeted are portions of Dania Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miramar and Pembroke Pines. See below for maps of the spray areas. Read the County's news release for complete details.

Fort Lauderdale Proposed Spray Area June 11-15, 2019Map of Broward County's Proposed Mosquito Spray Area in Fort Lauderdale

DATE: June 6, 2019
MEDIA CONTACT: Anh Ton, Director
Highway and Bridge Maintenance Division
PHONE: 954-357-6040
EMAIL: aton@broward.org

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