The DC Department of Health is sponsoring a one day Rat Summit in each of the city’s eight wards. Business owners, residents, neighborhood associations and community leaders are all welcome to attend.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Benning Stoddert Community Center
100 Stoddert Place SE
10:30 am until 1:00 pm
The Department of Health has received a number of complaints about the increased rat presence throughout the city. In an attempt to abate the rat population, the Department of Health will provide information and education to community groups, residents, and business owners. Topics include proper waste storage, rodent proofing, and their ability to assist with rodent abatement.
- Robert Corrigan, PhD author of Rodent Control, A Practical Guide for Pest Management Professionals. Mr. Corrigan has authored more than seventy technical publications on pest control, including the “Development of IPM Rodent Plan.”
- Dr. Joxel Garcia, Director, Department of Health
- Mr. William Howland, Director, the Department of Public Works
- Rabbiah A. Sabbakhan, Interim Director, Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
DOOR PRIZES & LIGHT REFRESHMENTS