Committed to Excellence
FY20 Proposed Budget Information.
August 2019 UPdate.
Mosquito Fogging Scheduled for Thursday, August 15.
Council looking for public input regarding possible short-term rental prohibition.
UPFD awarded prestigious Best Practices Recognition.
City Council approves Miracle Mile concept design.
City Council Meeting - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, August 21 at 5 p.m. - Court Night.
Wednesday, August 28 at 5 p.m. - Court Night.
Sunday, September 8 at noon - Doggie Splash Day at the Holmes Aquatic Center.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - City Council Meeting
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 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: