Category Archives: Public Health

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus June 20-21

The City of Arlington has confirmed one positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito sample. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following location:South Cooper Street at West Lovers Lane Map Targeted ground spraying will occur following the City of Arlington Health Authority, Tarrant County Public Health and…

What to Know: Staying Safe in Triple Digit Temps

With temperatures at or near triple digits, its important to know the signs and symptoms of heat stroke and heat exhaustion. Residents are encouraged to exercise the following precautions to keep themselves or others from overheating. Be Informed and Stay AlertCheck local news media for extreme heat alerts and advisories. The National Weather Service…

Ask Arlington: West Nile Virus Season & How to Prevent Mosquito Breeding

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. Each month, on the City’s social media pages, we’ll let you know what the topic of the “Ask Arlington” episode will be. All you have to do is post your question and we’ll…

City of Arlington Works to Help Community Be Mosquito Free

April showers bring forth more than just May flowers. The warm, wet weather also kicks off the start of mosquito season and the City of Arlington wants to help residents and visitors Be Mosquito Free. The most effective strategy focuses on keeping down the mosquito population. From April through November, the…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Oct. 15-16

The City of Arlington has confirmed four positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: Pioneer Parkway at Carter Street Map Caliente Drive at Commander Court Map Park Hill Drive at Mossy Oak Street Map Arkansas Lane at Lakewood…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Oct. 8-9

The City of Arlington has confirmed two positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: Stagetrail Drive at Highway 287 Map Douglas Court at North Cooper Street Map Targeted ground spraying will occur following the City of Arlington…

Arlington, Pantego to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Oct. 1-2

The City of Arlington has confirmed two positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: Normandy Drive at Wilmette Drive Map Park Hill Drive at Mossy Oak Street Map Additionally, the Town of Pantego has confirmed one positive…

Arlington, Pantego to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Sept. 24-25

Editor’s Note: Because of mechanical issues, the contractor was unable to conduct targeted ground spraying in the area at Douglas Court and North Cooper Street on Monday, September 25. Targeted ground spraying for that area has been rescheduled for Tuesday, September 26 between the hours of 9 p. m. and 5…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Sept. 17-18

The City of Arlington has confirmed one positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito sample. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following location: Saddle Ridge Road at Yacht Club Drive Map Targeted ground spraying will occur following the City of Arlington Health Authority, Tarrant County Public Health…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Sept. 10-11

The City of Arlington has confirmed three positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: Douglas Court at North Cooper Street Map South Cooper Street at West Lovers Lane Map West Sublett Road at South Bowen Road Map Targeted…