Adulticiding mosquitoes begins Thursday, September 30, 2004

The Memphis and Shelby County Health Department's Vector Control Section will begin adulticiding (spraying) in portions of specific zip codes between 8:00 p.m. and midnight tonight (Thursday, September 30, 2004), weather permitting, and will continue on Monday and Tuesday nights, October 4th and 5 th if necessary. It is important to note that if weather conditions are not favorable, including wind speed, spraying will be delayed. Spray trucks will be in portions of the following zip codes:

38103, 38104, 38106, 38109, 38111, 38112, 38113, 38114, 38115, 38117, 38118, 38122 and 38126.

Residents can contact the West Nile Virus Hotline at (901) 544-7503 for more information about the West Nile Virus during normal business hours. For information on what you can do around your home, contact the Vector Control Program at 901-324-5547 during normal business hours.