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Second mosquito aerial spray scheduled for BR to combat West Nile Virus

3 months 3 weeks 5 days ago Tuesday, July 24 2018 Jul 24, 2018 July 24, 2018 2:29 PM July 24, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Parish Mosquito Abatement and Rodent Control plans to conduct a second aerial spray in Baton Rouge Tuesday, weather permitting.

The spray, which is scheduled around 8:35 p.m, will cover the Broadmoor and Sherwood Forest. According to a statement, the spray is in response to repeated West Nile Virus positive mosquito samples in the area.

The first spray happened Monday night.

Several cases were reported in EBR and other parishes recently. 

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