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AI- 7386   4. D. 1.    
Commissioners Court - Regular
Meeting Date: 06/08/2016  
Mosquito Control on Uninhabited Property
Submitted By: Mary Jane Guerra, Public Works
Department: Public Works  

Information
RECOMMENDATION
Discuss and consider adopting a Resolution and Order to allow the treatment of stagnant water with a mosquito larvicide in the rural areas of Nueces County.
BACKGROUND
The Texas Health and Safety Code, Subchapter B, Section 341.019 allows counties to enter private residential property which is abandoned or uninhabited due to foreclosure to apply mosquito larvicide to stagnant water.
DISCUSSION
The use of mosquito larvicide on uninhabited property will aid in controlling the mosquito population which can carry a variety of arboviruses including the Zika virus.

Budget Information
Information about available funds
Budgeted: Funds Available: Adjustment: Amount Available:
Unbudgeted: Funds NOT Available: Amendment:
Account Code(s) for Available Funds
1:
Fund Transfers
Fiscal Impact:
Negligible

Attachments
Section 341.019
Notice of Mosquito Control
Mosquito Control Order

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