FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aerial Mosquito Spraying scheduled in Holmes County, Florida. Due to a surge in the mosquito population as a result of Hurricane Michael, aerial spraying is scheduled from dusk to dawn; approximately 7:00 pm until 4:00 am, on November 6, 2018. Depending on weather conditions, it may be necessary to spray on Wednesday, November 7 from dusk to dawn as well. The decision for aerial spraying was made with the advisement of County health officials and in direct response to citizens’ recent requests. At this time, there have been no reported or confirmed mosquito-borne diseases in Holmes County. Should you have questions about the aerial spraying, please contact the Holmes County Environmental Health Office at 850-547-8500.