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City to Host Aerial Spray Information Open Houses

Mar 27, 2018

*Please be advised that tomorrow’s Aerial Spray Open House at Central Library – Noel Ryan is cancelled and will be rescheduled to a later date. For updates about the aerial spray, please visit mississauga.ca/2018spray or call 3-1-1.

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This spring, the City of Mississauga is conducting an aerial spray. The spray will lower fall cankerworm and gypsy moth caterpillar populations and prevent tree loss. To prepare for the spray, the City is hosting five information open house events for those who live or work in the designated spray areas.

City staff will share details about the spray, explain how to control fall cankerworm and gypsy moth caterpillars on private property and provide an overview about the long-term health of Mississauga’s tree canopy.

What:
Aerial Spray Information Open Houses

Who:
Ward Councillors
Residents living in spray zone areas
Local business owners and operators
City staff

Where/When:
Ward 8 and 11
Wednesday, April 4
6 to 8 p.m.
Erindale Secondary School
2021 Dundas St. W.
[MAP]
 
Ward 2
Tuesday, April 10
6 to 8 p.m.
Chartwell Baptist Church in Clarkson Village
1880 Lakeshore Rd. W.
[MAP]

Ward 6 and 7
Thursday, April 12
6 to 8 p.m.
Erindale Community Hall
1620 Dundas St. W.
[MAP]

Ward 1
Monday, April 16
6 to 8 p.m.
Clarke Hall
161 Lakeshore Rd W.
[MAP]

General Open House  --- cancelled and will be rescheduled to a later date due
Tuesday, May 1
6 to 8 p.m.
Central Library, Noel Ryan Auditorium
301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W.
[MAP]

The City has been working with other municipalities (Oakville and Hamilton), Regional partners (Peel Public Health and Peel Regional Police) and Provincial agencies (Ministry of Transportation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change) to finalize spray details.

If accessibility accommodations are required, please contact aerial.spray@mississauga.ca or call 905-615-3200, ext. 4043.
 
For up-to-date information about the 2018 Aerial Spray Program in Mississauga, call 3-1-1, visit mississauga.ca/2018spray or sign up for email alerts. Residents with specific medical or health concerns regarding the spray can call Peel Public Health at 905-799-7700.

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Media Contact:
Karen Flores
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga                                                  
905-615-3200, ext. 5053                                            
Karen.Flores@mississauga.ca
TTY: 905-896-5151






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