Warning: 'Fogging' in Jelsa and Hvar Town, August 2018

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 Jelsa and its environs will be sprayed with chemical insecticides between 01:00 and 05:00 in the early hours of Tuesday 14th August 2018, Hvar Town, similarly, in the early hours of Thursday 16th August.

The public warnings are few and inadequate, as we have pointed out many times over. Apart from the advance notice on the Stari Grad website, this August spraying was almost unannunced. The Jelsa warning, for instance, appeared on the Council notice boards just a day in advance, and was not posted on the Council website. There was no notice on the Council notice board on Saturday. Is this a new policy? If so, the responsible authorities are flouting the regulations even more directly than in previous years. For the public good, these unsatisfactory and potentially dangerous practices must be abandoned! 

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