West Nile Virus Protection: Mosquito Safety Reminders

September 15, 2023
west nile virus The Northwest Mosquito Abatement District's West Nile Virus Personal Protection Index level remains high for Arlington Heights and surrounding communities.

Residents are encouraged to walk their property and dump any sitting water, as mosquitoes only need a small amount of water to reproduce.

If you are outside, extra precautions are suggested, including wearing long sleeves and pants, and using insect repellent. For more information visit www.vah.com/mosquitosafety.