EEE Risk Level has been elevated to Moderate.
A moderate designation indicates that mosquitos with EEE are in the area. To prevent EEE, residents should wear mosquito repellent when outdoors, especially between dusk and dawn and avoid outside areas with obvious mosquito activity.
For more information, please go to the Mansfield Health Department webpage on mosquito and tick borne illnesses.
Currently, the risk level for West Nile Virus (WNV) continues to remain at low where infection is unlikely.