Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

July 8, 2013

City gears up to spray for mosquitoes

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville city officials will continue their attempts to nip the area's mosquito problem in the bud by spraying city areas 5, 8 and 10,  authorities announced this week.

 The sprayings are planned take place just prior to dusk. Area residents are cautioned to keep young children and pets indoors when the spraying is expected to take place.

Additionally, adults are cautioned to limit their exposure to the spray as much as they can, according to a city release penned by Kelly Young.