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What is West Nile Virus?
West Nile Virus is a virus commonly found in Africa, West Asia and the Middle East. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) believe the virus probably has been in the eastern United States since early summer 1999. The virus can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses and other animals.

Community Development - West Nile Virus

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1. What is West Nile Virus?
2. What are the symptoms?
3. How is it spread?
4. Can dogs, cats and other pets get the West Nile Virus?
5. How can I get more information about human cases?
6. What is the City doing about West Nile Virus?
7. How can I report stagnant or standing water?
8. How can I reduce my chances of contracting West Nile Virus?

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