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Mosquito spraying set for Thursday in 6 Morris County towns

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Due to an increase in adult mosquito populations, the Morris County Mosquito Commission has announced that it will be treating sections of East Hanover, Hanover, Lincoln Park, Pequannock, Parsippany-Troy Hills, and Rockaway on Thursday.

The mosquito spraying will go on from 5:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, weather permitting, the commission said.

An All-Terrain Vehicle will be used to treat the following woods:

  • East Hanover: Eagle Rock Avenue (Ravellos).
  • Hanover: Malapardis Road (Glabb Woods).
  • Lincoln Park: Windsor Drive (Morris Canal Trail), Pickett Rd and Anthony Blvd.
  • Pequannock: Robert Place (Greenview Park).
  • Rockaway: Valley Road (Woodland trails).

The commission will be using Anvil 2+2, active ingredient Sumithrin, EPA#1021-1687-8329, Pesticide Applicator License Number 20262B.

Additionally, mosquito spraying will go on from 5:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, weather permitting, using a truck mounted sprayer to treat the following streets:

  • Parsippany: Farmingdale Drive, Halsey Rd.
  • Lincoln Park: Ryerson Rd, Pequannock Ave, Busse St, Grove St, Harmon St, Bridge St, DeHart St, Sylvan St, Volt Ave, Forest Ave, Briar Lane, Webster Ln and Lanes Field.

The commission will be using Anvil 2+2, active ingredient Sumithrin, EPA#1021-1687-8329 or Zenivex E4, active ingredient Etofenprox Pesticide Applicator License Number 20262B.

For more information, click here or call 973-285-6450.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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