St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement announces a pilot helicopter program to combat the threat of West Nile virus in St. Tammany Parish.

St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement (STPMAD) announced today that it will begin using a helicopter as a new tool to combat mosquito populations in St. Tammany Parish. With the month of May marking the start of the West Nile virus season, this pilot program will begin the third week of May with a 30-day evaluation…

Request for Qualifications – for Professional Architecture Services

St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement will receive sealed descriptions of qualifications for professional architecture services to design and oversee construction of an expansion of its existing facilities at 62512 Airport Rd. Bldg. 23, Slidell, LA until 12:00 PM, May 15, 2019. To receive the full specifications in the formal Request for Qualifications (RFQ) document, please…

DIRECTOR’S REPORT February 2019

Our mild and wet winter has continued throughout February.  The rollercoaster weather pattern of early Spring has begun.  Consequently, marsh and floodwater mosquito populations are growing primarily in coastal areas. District personnel and Commissioners attended the annual meeting of the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) during February. The AMCA meeting is our chance to learn…