Aerial Pesticide Spray Adds to Fears in Zika-stricken Miami
|09/16/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
In the only U.S. city confirmed to have mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus, some residents say they’d rather be bitten than be exposed to droplets of chemicals sprayed from planes to kill the bugs.
No assurances from health officials would calm some 200 people packing a Miami Beach City Commission meeting Wednesday. They cursed elected officials and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for mixed messages about aerial spraying over South Beach and refusing to detail all locations where adult mosquitoes have been isolated with the virus.
“At first they said they couldn’t do aerial spraying, but then read more >>>