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Alachua County Commission discusses mosquito infestation


Mosquitoes are widely considered pests that can cause some trouble. But now they are being considered a health threat as they can carry viruses like West Nile. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Corey Brooks has the story of the scope of the issue, and what Alachua County is planning to do about it.

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