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North Texas Ground Spraying Schedule

Updated Aug. 3

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Below is the latest schedule of mosquito ground spraying, broken down by county.

    Dallas County

    Coppell -- Three mosquito traps tested positive for West Nile virus in the 75019 zip code in Coppell. Ground spraying, weather permitting, is set for Monday, Aug. 3, through Wednesday, Aug. 5, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night.

    Dallas -- A mosquito pool was confirmed positive for West Nile virus in the 75215 and 75211 ZIP codes. Spraying will be done Aug. 3 between 9 p.m. and  5 a.m. in an area generally bound by the following: 300 North Gail: Susan on the north, Tillery on the west, Counts on the east and Arcadia on south. 2700 Lawrence Street: Oakland Cemetary on the north, Leland Avenue on the west, Peary Avenue on the east and Anderson Street on the south.

    Rowlett -- DCHHS will conduct ground spraying, weather permitting, in Rowlett from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Monday Aug. 3 in an area near the 75088 ZIP code.


    Denton County

    Flower Mound – The Town of Flower Mound confirms a mosquito sample collected in the 3000 block of Woodpark Drive tested positive for West Nile virus. Weather permitting, spraying operations will be concentrated in the approximate one-half square-mile radius around Woodpark Drive Tuesday, Aug. 4, through Thursday, Aug 6, between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.


    Tarrant County

    Arlington -- The City of Arlington confirmed seven new positive West Nile mosquito samples and will begin targeted ground spraying Monday, Aug. 3 and Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. around the following locations:

    • Mansfield Webb Rd. at Ballweg Rd.
    • S. Bowen Rd. at Buffalo Dr.
    • S. Cooper St. at Lovers Ln.
    • E. Pioneer Pkwy. at Carter Dr.
    • Greek Row Dr. at Kerby St.
    • Saddle Ridge Rd. at Yachtclub Dr.
    • Douglas Ct. at N. Cooper St.

    Fort Worth --  The City of Fort Worth will conduct targeted ground spraying for the first time in three years. Four mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in recent weeks in the 76133 ZIP code. Spraying will take place Sunday, Aug. 2 through Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Click here for Tarrant County Public Health's WNV Interactive Map.


    Collin County

    No sprayings scheduled.


    Johnson County

    No sprayings scheduled.


    Kaufman County

    Forney – Crews will spray for mosquitoes between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on the following days through September:

    • Wednesday Aug. 5, Parks, Off Road & Creeks
    • Sunday Aug. 16, Parks, Off Road & Creeks
    • Monday Aug. 17, North of Hwy 80

    • Tuesday Aug.18, South of Hwy 80 
    • Wednesday Sept. 2, Parks, Off Road & Creeks
    • Sunday Sept. 20, Parks, Off Road & Creeks
    • Monday Sept. 21, North of Hwy 80

    • Tuesday Sept. 22, South of Hwy 80

    Cooke County

    No sprayings scheduled.


    West Nile Virus:
    Click here for complete coverage of the outbreak of West Nile virus in North Texas. Find updated numbers of human cases, spraying schedules, and more FAQs about the disease.