Mosquito Fogging with Malathion

UPDATE AUGUST 31:  Due to weather / mechanical issues, fogging in the Koko Platz & Mellenville areas were not completed last night. Fogging in those areas has been rescheduled to take place tonight, Wednesday August 31st.

 

Public Notice is hereby given that the City of Portage la Prairie intends to conduct Mosquito Fogging with Malathion, weather permitting, as follows:

Monday, August 29, 2016 – all areas south of the railway tracks not including Koko Platz, Mellenville and Old Bridge Road
Tuesday August 30, 2016 – all areas north of the tracks including Koko Platz, Mellenville and Old Bridge Road

Fogging will begin at approximately 9:30 pm and be completed prior to 6:00 am. If the weather conditions are poor, the fogging will take place the following evening, pushing the schedule back one day.

Due to the continuing threat of West Nile all public are encouraged to allow fogging on their property. All persons requesting “no fog” are asked to please register by phoning 204-239-8346 before 4:15 pm August 29th 2016 and leave a message with your name and address. All properties must be re-registered for no fogging for 2016.  A 90 meter buffer zone will be left surrounding no fog property.  For any “no fog” questions please contact Dave Green, Parks Manager, at 204-239-8325.