Officials looking to combat Zika virus – Brownsville Herald

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Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:50 pm

Officials looking to combat Zika virus

By LAURA B. MARTINEZ
Staff Writer

Brownsville Herald

City, county and federal health officials want to bring more awareness to the Zika virus and will hold a Zika Action Day on Saturday at the Brownsville Flea Market.

Zika Action Day will take place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the 77 Flea Market, located at 5955 N. Expressway 77/83 or I69E.

The event will include a tire collection (up to four tires per person), the distribution of Zika prevention kits and demonstrations on how to prevent Zika.

The event is presented by the City of Brownsville, Cameron County Health Department and Services, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

lmartinez@brownsvilleherald.com

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