Tips to Avoiding Mosquitoes
- Avoid being outdoors at dawn and dusk.
- Use insect repellent.
- Wear light color clothing, long sleeves, and long pants.
- Avoid perfume, colognes, or other heavy scents.
- Empty containers around the yard that hold standing water. This simple task can make a huge difference in reducing mosquitoes.
The City of New Albany contracts with Franklin County Public Health to protect residents from mosquito activity. For more information call Franklin County Public Health’s Mosquito Bite Line at (614) 525-BITE (2483); or, to report problem mosquito areas in our around your neighborhood, visit www.myfcph.org.