Persons in Owia and the surrounding areas are invited to a Town Hall Meeting at the Owia Government School on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 on the following topics:
- Forest removal
- The effects of the use of pesticides and other chemicals on the water system
- Garbage collection and its importance
- The importance of the water meter
- Ways of Preventing Mosquitoes from breeding
- Penalties to householders for allowing their homes to become mosquito breeding grounds
- Overview of the Zika Virus.
This meeting is in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment and the Central Water and Sewage Authority (CWSA) and will begin promptly at 3:00 p.m.