West Nile has been found in more local parks.
The Naperville Park District recently reported that three locations have tested positive: Burlington, Sportsman’s and Seager Parks.
This is the first instance for Burlington and Sportsman’s parks but the fourth time Seager Park has tested positive for the virus.
City crews will spray and retest traps.
Something else to be aware of when outside: the threat of Lyme disease.
Here in Illinois the tick borne illness is on a rise with 200 cases last year alone.
The DuPage County Health Department urges residents to take precautions when outside, wearing long sleeves and pants in wooded areas or tall grass, and always wear bug spray.
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