Jul 1, 2014 6:03 PM
The Iberia Parish Mosquito Abatement District will conduct aerial operations to address mosquito populations. Operations will be Tuesday (7/1) and Thursday (7/2) nights if weather conditions are favorable. Operations will begin each night thirty (30) minutes prior to sunset and last approximately two and one half (2.5) hours.
During this period, only hypersensitive individuals or persons that wish to avoid all exposure to chemicals in the designated spray area should refrain from outdoor activities; otherwise all other citizens can proceed with normal outdoor activities.
Citizens will notice a low flying aircraft --- If the aircraft is overhead DO NOT look up to stare or attempt to follow the path of the aircraft. The aircraft is traveling quickly and will be out of the area in a brief period.
Operations Tuesday night, tonight (Loreauville / Lake Dauterive) will encompass areas East to West from Lake Dauterive to Loreauville and North to South from Courville Rd. & Boston Rd. to Tete Bayou --- Caroline, Mestayer, Marshfield, Lake Dauterive Rd., Vida Shaw and all points in between. Specifically, Guy Rd., Suard Rd., Ed Broussard, Big Don and Cajun Dr.
Operations Thursday night will be Lake Fausse Pointe State