(August 5, 2016) The City of Frisco will spray for mosquitoes August 6 and 7 after receiving confirmation six additional mosquito pools tested ‘positive’ for West Nile virus (WNV).
On the first evening, spraying will start at 9 p.m. Saturday and continue through 6 a.m. Sunday. Spraying will resume at 9 p.m. Sunday and continue through 6 a.m. Monday.
Today’s confirmations bring the number of ‘positive’ mosquito pools in Frisco this summer to 24. No human cases are confirmed here.
A city contractor will target the following areas by ground spraying:
The city contractor will use a utility task vehicle (UTV) to target the following off-road locations:
The City of Frisco supports four precautionary habits promoted by the Texas Department of State Health Services.
In accordance with its plan, Frisco began testing for mosquitoes May 1.
For more information on the city’s Mosquito Surveillance and Response Plan, visit Friscotexas.gov/WNV or contact the City of Frisco’s Health & Food Safety Division at 972-292-5304.