Summit County Health

Mosquito Prevention

Jun 29, 2015

Mosquitoes love standing, stale water and just a single cup of it can grow 200 mosquitoes a week. So be sure and empty the standing water from containers around your property. This includes planters, old tires, anything under your deck that can hold water and other places where water collects.  

Summit County has hired a new environmental health director. Rick Brough has more.

Originally aired March 12, 2013.

Summit County Health Director Rich Bullough said a number of his programs will take a hit from sequestration, and other spending cuts in Washington. But he said by making some adjustments, and by continuing to be frugal, they can still provide services.  Rick Brough has more.