The treatment will take place on Tuesday, July 27 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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.

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The treatment will take place on Tuesday, July 27 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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The Health Department says that residents can help reduce mosquito population by getting rid of standing water on their property.

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There have been no human cases of West Nile virus in Allegheny County since 2018.