Today we received this email from Harlem resident, business owner, and Harlem World Magzine (HWM) contributor Robert Pair regarding Mosquito Adulticiding:
The Health Department today announced that West Nile virus has been detected in two people and a record number of WNV-infected mosquitoes have been detected in New York City across all five boroughs.
To reduce mosquito activity and the risk of West Nile virus, the Health Department will conduct its ninth adulticide treatment of the season.
The Health Department today announced that West Nile virus (WNV) disease has been reported in three people living in New York City and in mosquito pools across all five boroughs.
The Health Department today reported four human cases of West Nile virus, the first cases identified in the 2019 season: two from Queens, and one from Staten Island and one from Brooklyn.