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County Health Department to Spray Mosquitoes Sept. 6 in Doylestown Borough

September 4, 2012

County Health Department to Spray Mosquitoes Sept. 6 in Doylestown Borough

The Bucks County Health Department, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), will conduct an adult mosquito spray on Thursday, September 6th, 2012, between 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. - weather permitting - in Doylestown Borough. The spray will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be limited to the following streets: Bennett Drive, Scott Road, Timothy Drive, Homestead Drive, Country Club Lane, Meadow Lane, Clemens Road, Hillside Avenue, Bridge Street, Green Street between Main and Homestead, Washington Street, West Ashland Street, Paine Street, McGill and Squirrel lanes, W. Oakland Avenue Mary Street, Bunker Street, Jackson Street E. Ashland, E. Oakland, S. Church, Chapman Park, Golf View Road, N. and S. Hamilton Street, North Franklin, N. Clinton, Harvey Avenue, Shewell Avenue, N. West Street from Shady Retreat to W. Ashland, Union Street and Doyle from N. West Street to Shewell Avenue. This area will be sprayed by truck mounted sprayer.   

The vehicles to be used will be a green 1997 Chevy pickup truck and a Green Ford Ranger pickup truck.  Both vehicles will be marked with the Bucks County Health Department logo.  The chemical to be applied will be Masterline Kontrol 4-4.

For additional information about adult mosquitoes and West Nile Virus, please go to http://www.westnile.state.pa.us/. The Bucks County Department of Health can be reached at 215-345-3318.