Mosquito Spraying Planned for Delaware City – Monday, June 14th

Mosquito Spraying Planned for Delaware City – Monday, June 14th

Weather permitting, the Delaware Mosquito Control Section will conduct mosquito spraying to reduce adult mosquito populations in Delaware City on Monday, June 14, 2021 after 8:00 PM.

Town of Delaware City, including Harbor Estates, Delaware City Trailer Park, Governor Bacon, and the Fort DuPont community

Application of the insecticide Sumithrin will be applied via a pickup truck.  The insecticide, dose and application method will be identical to what has historically occurred over the past many years in Delaware City.  Residents can also sign-up to receive MC’s spray announcement via email, text, and/or phone call – https://dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/fish-wildlife/mosquito-control/mosquito-spraying/.  Although not required, anyone with concerns about exposure to the fogging may remain indoors during the spray event, and for up to 20 minutes after the spraying is completed.