North Platte to treat city for mosquitoes

North Platte will be fogging for mosquitoes again because of the large number of mosquitoes caught in local health district traps. City Public Service Director, Layne Groseth, says treatment will start on Tuesday, September 17th, and continue nightly through the 19th, weather permitting. (SOURCE: KNOP-TV Archive)
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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - North Platte will be fogging for mosquitoes again because of the large number of mosquitoes caught in local health district traps. City Public Service Director, Layne Groseth, says treatment will start on Tuesday, September 17th, and continue nightly through the 19th, weather permitting.

Treatment starts at 8 each night, and should be finished by midnight.

Tuesday, Sept. 17: 2nd Street to Front Street
7th Street to North Platte River
Wednesday, Sept. 18: A Street to South Platte River
Burlington Blvd. to South Platte River
Thursday, Sept. 19: South Platte River to State Farm Road
2nd Street to A Street
2nd Street to Burlington Blvd.

Folks living in the treatment areas are asked to turn off window fans, close windows and doors.