By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — In response to mosquitoes testing positive for the West Nile virus, the Allegheny County Health Department will be spraying the West End with pesticides.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Food Banks Team Up With DoorDash To Deliver Free Meals To Seniors
The treatment will take place on Tuesday, July 27 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.READ MORE: PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro Files Brief Saying Health Secretary Has Power To Mandate Masks In Schools
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There have been no human cases of West Nile virus in Allegheny County since 2018.