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COVID-19 Updates and Information.
Enter the Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest!
October 2020 UPdate.
Upcoming Seasonal Events.
Park Cities recycling event - Saturday, November 7.
November 3 General Election Voter Information.
Saturday, October 24 at 10 a.m. - Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Wednesday, October 28 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.
Thursday, October 29 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Toddler Story - UP Public Library
Friday, October 30 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Baby Story Time.
Wednesday, November 4 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.
Thursday, November 5 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Toddler Story - UP Public Library
Tuesday, November 3 at 5 p.m. - City Council Meeting
11-2-2015: No mosquito fogging is anticipated this month.
University Park is one of the few communities in North Texas that conducts a scheduled city-wide fogging program. Mosquito season typically runs from May to October. The City monitors the mosquito population through that time period. University Park’s fogging efforts follow accepted IPM (Integrated Pest Management) guidelines consisting of monitoring, trapping, larviciding and adulticiding. To target mosquitoes during peak daily activity, protect beneficial insects and limit exposure for outdoor pets and residents who have sensitivities, fogging is conducted during the overnight hours.
More than a nuisance, mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus have sickened hundreds of people in North Texas. The elderly and those with weakened immune systems are especially at risk.
To control mosquito breeding: