Ground Mosquito Spraying Scheduled for Thursday and Friday

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Spraying Scheduled for East Little Area

Duncanville, July 12, 2017 – The City of Duncanville, at the recommendation and in cooperation with the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS), will be conducting ground spraying against mosquitos on Thursday, July 13, and Friday, July 14, between the hours of 9 pm and 5 am, weather permitting. Spraying will be performed on the west by Santa Fe Trail, on the north by Linkhaven, on the south by Wheatland Road and on the east by Highway 67. Click here for a map of the spray area.

Residents living near this area are encouraged to remain indoors and bring their pets inside during spraying.

City Staff will continue to monitor areas where mosquito breeding is most likely to occur. To prevent the spread of mosquitoes, residents should remove all areas of standing water report all pools that are not well maintained and abandoned homes where mosquitoes are likely to breed to the Health and Code Enforcement Department. Everyone should continue to protect themselves against the West Nile Virus by using insect repellent containing DEET. Citizens are also encouraged to remain indoors during dawn and dusk when mosquitoes are most active.

For more information on the scheduled ground mosquito spraying in Duncanville, contact Health Inspector Mike Plemons at 972-740-1163.