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Morning Mosquito Spraying Planned for Southbridge Community Tomorrow, Tuesday, August 27

Post Date:08/26/2019 3:00 PM

The spraying process is scheduled to take place between 4:30 – 6:00 a.m.News #wilmde link

The Delaware Mosquito Control Section will conduct mosquito spraying to reduce adult mosquito populations in the Southbridge area of Wilmington on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. Weather permitting, the spraying will occur between 4:30 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

Application of the insecticide Sumithrin will be applied via a pickup truck. The insecticide, dose and application method will be identical to what occurred on previous mosquito sprayings over the past three years in the Southbridge community.

Although not required, anyone with concerns about exposure to the spraying may remain indoors during the spray event, and for up to 20 minutes after the spraying is completed.

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