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Help us get everyone in our community pre-registered for a vaccination appointment.
Go to or call 1-855-363-0333 to pre-register and then help us spread the word. #DCHOPE
Read Mayor Bowser’s Presentation on DC’s COVID-19 Situational Update: April 12

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Rodent Control Tips for Business Owners

Residents, visitors and business owners, let’s work together to reduce rodent activity in our city!
  • Properly store solid waste in containers.
  • Store grease in a metal container with a tight fitting lid for disposal or recycling.
  • Provide a sufficient number of food waste containers with tight-fitting lids.
  • Maintain the perimeter of the dumpster free of debris.
  • Refrigerate garbage or place it in a rodent proof (no openings) indoor or outdoor storage facility, until garbage pickup.
  • Community businesses, including food establishments, should utilize trash compactors to mitigate rodent activity.
Rat Riddance Flyer for Business Owners