New Warning From City of Amarillo

A new warning is being issued by the City of Amarillo in an effort to protect residents from the West Nile Virus.

Amarillo health officials say to avoid mosquito bites dress in long sleeves and pants when you are outside.  Use insect repellent with the active ingredient DEET.

To keep your home mosquito free make sure door seals are secure and window screens are intact.

Make sure to get rid of all pools of standing water in items that may collect water.