Tuesday, September 21, 2010

"Pigeon clean-up!"

A large number of pigeons have taken up residence in Yoe Borough. This poses a serious potential health hazard as pigeon waste carry diseases that can result in meningitis, encephalitis,avian tuberculosis and many other diseases.

Yoe Borough Council has authorized Jerry Pickel, a Pennsylvania licensed Wildlife Control Operator to remove as many of these pigeons as possible under Title 58 PA Game Commission Law. Removal will be in the most humane manor or fashion possible.

This activity will start on the week of September 27th for one (1) week and will resume on the week of October 11th for one (1) week.

Any questions can be directed to Jerry Pickel, phone # 717-309-4160.