§ 2. Purpose of the Service District.  

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  • The Service District is created to provide a pest infestation control program which shall include, but not be limited to, these services: (i) Public education, (ii) assisting citizen self-help initiatives, (iii) a suppression program for gypsy moths, cankerworms and other pests identified by the Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (referred to collectively as "forest pests") in accordance with the Virginia Pest Law Article 6 (Virginia Code §§ 3.1-188.20 et seq.) of Chapter 13 of Title 3.1, utilizing biological and chemical insecticides on highly infested areas of Fairfax County; and (iv) a management program for insects that may carry a disease that is dangerous to humans (referred to collectively as "disease-carrying insects"). (28-03-I.)