City to conduct aerial application for mosquitoes Sunday night

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The Mosquito Control division of the City of Aberdeen will be conducting an aerial application for Mosquitoes on Sunday July 19 between the hours of 7 p.m. and Midnight.

Mosquito Control surveillance program has identified West Nile Virus in Aberdeen as well as a high number of the Culex species which is the most common carrier of West Nile Virus.

City officials urge citizens to take reasonable precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.

You can reduce the risk of getting West Nile virus by eliminating mosquito habitat around your property, applying insect repellents and wearing proper clothing when outdoors.

For more information on the Aberdeen Mosquito Control Program call 626-7015.