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Posted on: September 12, 2014

[ARCHIVED] Mosquito Spraying


The Montgomery County Health Department (MCHD) is proposing adult mosquito control within areas of Whitemarsh Township, due to West Nile Virus positive mosquito collections in the area.

The spraying will take place on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 with a Monday, Sept. 22 rain date. The application will begin at approximately 7:30 PM and will end at approximately 10:00 PM.

All spraying will be performed by MCHD personnel using a MCHD identified truck mounted ULV sprayer. Individuals listed in the Pesticide Hypersensitivity Registry and Registered Apiaries within 500 feet of the spray area will be notified by MCHD.

A press release detailing the activity will be issued at least 48 hours in advance by Montgomery County. Press releases can be found by going to and looking at the “news” section.

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