How You Can Help Prevent Mosquito Infestations 

Fight the Bite
Eliminate Common Mosquito Hangouts
Eliminating breeding grounds-places is the most important and effective mosquito prevention measures. Help the City of Weatherford control mosquito populations by eliminating standing water around your home/business in these and other areas;
  • Ponds
  • Tires
  • Piles of Trash or debris
  • Neglected Pools
  • Wagons and Other Toys
  • Leaky hoses
  • Flower Pots & Saucers
  • Fountains & Bird Baths
  • Clogged Rain Gutters
  • Water Bowls for Pets
  • Buckets & Barrels
  • Uncovered Boats
  • Pool Covers
  • Open Trash/Recycling Bins
Common Backyard Mosquito Sources

For detailed information about steps residents can take to reduce the mosquito population and protect themselves against West Nile virus, please watch the City of Weatherford's cable channel (Channel 27 on Charter Cable) or visit the City's website at

CDC & Texas Dept. of State Health Services-Zika Virus

Other Sources of Information About Mosquitoes & West Nile Virus