Mosquito Control Along The Big Laramie River

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Ron Blake, Chairman of the Big Laramie Mosquito Control Corporation (BLMCC) announced that aerial application for mosquitoes along the Big Laramie River will take place commencing Thursday, July 6, 2017 weather permitting.

The spray area for the BLMCC encompasses acreages along either side of Hwy 230 from about the 5 mile marker to Woods Landing, including Pahlow Lane, Lake Hattie, and the Harmony area, as well as irrigated meadows near Sand Creek and along the Laramie River.

Bee Keepers are advised to cover their bee hives during the times that planes are in the air.  Residents and homeowners that may have health concerns related to the aerial application of Malathion should stay indoors while the planes are in the air.

Questions about the control program may be directed to Ron Blake at 745-9521, John Wetstein at 742-8734 or Dave Whitman at 760-3501.