Los Angeles City Hall may remove all carpets amid downtown typhus outbreak.
This is just the beginning: Typhus comes from fleas which come from rats. Anyone who believes the rats are only spreading typhus flea disease just hasn’t read enough history. Summer’s coming… In fact, rats and mice are known to spread more than 35 diseases.
Update to this story.
Typhus outbreak in LA! I would say that we are not far away from a full blown Cholera outbreak there as well..if it is not already happening…Gee…wonder why this is happening..https://t.co/LiF3NdazoO pic.twitter.com/VSNmDUmWrH
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All carpets at Los Angeles City Hall may need to be replaced amid a Typhus outbreak that may have infected one city employee while at work, according to a motion filed by Council President Herb Wesson on Wednesday.
Wesson first became aware of a vermin issue in November 2018, contacted pest control experts and removed all his office’s carpets, according to the motion.
The motion reported cleanup issues and a noticeable increase in rodents in the area, which could have contributed to the outbreak.
Los Angeles county health officials first reported a Typhus outbreak in downtown Los Angeles in October 2018, the year there were 142 Typhus cases in Los Angeles County alone, according to a study by the California Department of Public Health.
Typhus is a deadly bacterial disease that is typically transmitted through fleas that have been infected by rodents.
Symptoms include high fever, chills, headaches, muscle aches, rashes, and in some severe cases, internal bleeding. The disease can be treated with antibiotics, according to the California Department of Public Health.
Wesson’s motion asks for a report on the scope of vermin and pest control issues at City Hall, and instructs city staff to report back with a cost estimate for removing all carpets in the building and an assessment of all live plants in any city building. More
California was once a dream state that has become nothing but a dump. After years of Democrat rule, it’s not surprising that a third world disease would outbreak in Los Angeles!
This is what you get when you decriminalize drug use, support homelessness and tolerate people defecating in your streets.