Atlanta continues reign as mosquito capital of the USA — for now

By May 16, 2018 News

It still bites to live in Atlanta. And new techniques to lessen the pain still need EPA approval before coming to town.

For the fifth year in a row, the Atlanta area topped pest control company Orkin’s Top 50 Mosquito Cities list. Atlanta is followed on the list by Dallas, New York and Washington, D.C.

Orkin, an Atlanta-based subsidiary of Rollins Inc. (NYSE: ROL), builds the list by ranking metro areas by the number of new residential and commercial mosquito customers it has served from April…