Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health/Social Development
The Environmental Health Division’s Vector Control Unit will be carrying out fogging on Tortola according to the following schedule:
Monday, October 3
- Josiah’s Bay, Lambert Estate, Balsum Ghut, Greenland, Parham Town and surrounding areas, Paraquita Bay, Hodge’s Creek and Long Look Estate and surrounding areas
Tuesday, October 4
- Wickham’s Cay I and II, Road Town, Long Bush, Lower Estate and surrounding areas, Huntum’s Ghut, Horsepath and Treasure Isle and surrounding areas.
Wednesday, October 5
- Pasea Estate, Johnson’s Ghut, Purcell Estate, Free Bottom, Fort Hill and surrounding areas, Beef Islands, Thomas Land, Chapel Hill to Long Swamp and surrounding areas
Thursday, October 6
- Baugher’s Bay, Fish Bay to Brandywine Bay and surrounding areas, Slaney, Macnamara and surrounding areas
Friday, October 7
- Nanny Cay to Palestina and surrounding areas and Duff’s Bottom to Sea Cow’s Bay and surrounding areas
Fogging will be carried out between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Persons with respiratory illnesses, particularly asthmatics are advised to vacate fogged areas for at least an hour. For more information, contact the Environmental Health Division at 468-5110.