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Mosquito fogging set for MV tonight

Original post made on Sep 4, 2012

Fogging in Mountain View to combat mosquitoes that may be infected with West Nile virus is set for tonight, Sept. 4, at 11 p.m.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 11:35 AM

Comments (8)

Posted by tommy_g_, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 1:11 pm

are we in any type of danger here? if they are doing this, somethings up??

Posted by no advanced warning, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Sep 4, 2012 at 1:23 pm

I live in the affected area, and this is the first I heard about it. Prior to the last fogging, we all received information fliers at our homes. This time, nothing. A little advanced notice would be nice.

Posted by Ron, a resident of Waverly Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 2:09 pm

@tommy_g_: Yes, something is up. Read the article. They found west nile infected mosquitoes so they are fogging for them. sounds like a good idea to me.

Posted by Mosquito Eater, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 2:10 pm

Sign up for notification from Vector Control on the SCCWNV Yahoo group:
Web Link

Posted by jeff, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 2:21 pm

The article is incorrect when it states that "The ground fogging is set for an area of Mountain View east of Highway 85", the area is bounded on the east by Highway 85. Be sure to click the link in the article to see the actual map of the area.

Posted by Jerry, a resident of Shoreline West
on Sep 4, 2012 at 4:02 pm

I live on Mount Vernon Court and did not come home to find any of the alleged informational packets they said would be distributed this last weekend. Even then, that's not a whole lot of warning.

Posted by Nick, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 4:59 pm

It was actually fairly well publicized. And either way, wouldn't you rather have them act quickly than to give more "warning"? What are you planning to do anyway?

Posted by dominick, a resident of Waverly Park
on Sep 4, 2012 at 10:07 pm


Read the article again. It says that 94040 is WEST of 85

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