Riverside County Department of Environmental Health is dedicated to keeping the public and media informed of all environmental health matters that could affect the health and well being of Riverside County citizens and visitors. If you have any questions about any of the Current News Releases please contact Dottie Merki, Program Chief at (951) 358-5172 or DEllisme@rivco.org.

Release Date Description
July 21, 2017 Mosquito control application scheduled for Murrieta on Wednesday morning
July 13, 2017 Mosquito control application scheduled for Murrieta on Thursday evening
January 17, 2017  Positive test for hantavirus near Beaumont
November 16, 2016 Mosquito-control application scheduled in Hemet
October 7, 2016 Mosquito-control application scheduled in Perris and San Jacinto
September 20, 2016 Mosquito-control application scheduled Thursday in Lakeview 
September 19, 2016 County plans mosquito-control Wednesday in Moreno Valley
August 26, 2016  Mosquito control application scheduled in Beaumont 
August 15, 2016  Mosquito Fogging in Nuevo 
August 5, 2016  Mosquito Fogging in Nuevo 
August 3, 2016  Mosquito Fogging in San Jacinto   
July 27, 2016 Mosquito control application scheduled in Murrieta
June 28, 2016 Squirrels test positive for plague anitbodies in San Jacinto Mountains 
April 25, 2016 Rodents test positive for hantavirus in San Timoteo Canyon 
January 21, 2016  Rodents test positive for hantavirus in San Timoteo Canyon 
October 27, 2015  Mosquito control applications scheduled for Moreno Valley/Nuevo
October 27, 2015  Mosquito that can carry yellow fever detected in San Jacinto 
October 13, 2015  Mosquito Fogging to be conducted by Environmental Health in Perris 
October 7, 2015  Mosquito Fogging to be conducted by Environmental Health in Perris 
September 16, 2015 Mosquito Fogging to be conducted by Environmental Health in Nuevo and Moreno Valley 
July 9, 2015 Grade for Wolfee Donuts in Lake Elsinore reduced following food inspection 
July 6, 2015 Pubic Hearing to be held for Vector Control
July 6, 2015 Cleanup of Soil contaminated by fire in Mecca completed
June 19, 2015 Positive Test for West Nile Virus in Mosquitoes is First in Area This Year
April 29, 2015 County health officials offer hantavirus reminder after four mice test positive
October 1, 2014 Door-to-door visits in Murrieta helping to raise awareness about West Nile virus 
July 22, 2013 State confirms mosquitos, birds in mid-county test positive for West Nile Virus
February 20, 2013 County health officials offer Hantavirus reminder after three rodents test positive
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