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City of Palestine to spray for mosquitoes this weekend

PALESTINE, Texas (KETK) - The city of Palestine will be spraying this weekend to combat mosquitoes.

In a press release, the city stated spray will begin at 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, and continue until the following morning at 5 a.m.

Sprayers will be dispatched to Area 6. Area 6 is the southeast portion of the city and encompasses the streets of Park Avenue south to the city limits and from Royall Street east to the city limits.

Vector Disease Control International handles the city's mosquito spraying duties.

Residents can make mosquito complaints to the City of Palestine Community Services Department, Environmental Services Division, at 903-731-8435.

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