North Texas is bracing for a busy mosquito season, but all the heavy rain may hold it off for a while.
Dallas County Commissioners Tuesday heard the latest plans for fighting diseases carried by mosquitoes with bug season starting early in a wet, warm spring.
North Texans are beginning to fight the bite in 2015.
North Texas health officials are urging early action to combat the threat of disease from mosquitoes after recent rains left standing water where mosquitoes breed.
The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department confirms a 12th person has contracted West Nile virus in the county this year.
As morning temperatures quickly approach the 30's, health leaders are hopeful mosquito season is nearing an end.