The city of Arlington announced Friday that it will start targeted spraying for West Nile carrying mosquitoes this Sunday.
For the first time in more than 20 years, the city of Fort Worth will begin ground spraying for mosquitoes to fight the increasing number of cases of the West Nile Virus.
Around the area Thursday evening, we found people out and about despite the mosquitoes and threat of West Nile virus, from football practice to a leisure walk.
The Fairmount neighborhood, a historic area in Fort Worth, is in one of the areas that will be ground sprayed for West Nile. Not everyone there wants it.
Fort Worth is preparing to spray for mosquitos on the ground for the first time in 20 years.
The City of Carrollton has opened a West Nile hotline where residents can find information on the city’s efforts to control the virus.
University Park is joining forces with the Highland Park Independent School District to target schools for mosquito spraying.
Since many cities in North Texas refuse to spray for mosquitos, more and more homeowners are shelling out big bucks of their own to meet the threat of West Nile.