Monroe County Library officials say they are looking at using drones to remove bugs from public areas and libraries.
The library has been looking at ways to use drones to get rid of bugs from areas such as the basement and outside areas.
“We’ve been working on the use of drones for quite a while,” said Nancy Schubert, the library’s vice president of marketing.
“One of the big challenges that we’re faced with in terms of bugs in the building is they’re very hard to get out of the building and they’re not easily removed,” she said.
The library has received complaints from people who say they can see bugs crawling on walls or inside rooms.
The Monroe County Public Health Department has said they’ve seen no evidence of bugs inside public buildings.
But that hasn’t stopped some people from taking matters into their own hands.
One man in Georgia recently went to the Monroe County library to ask a library employee about a bug.
The employee said she would remove it herself.
The man asked the library employee to call the county health department.
The health department said it was working with Monroe County on how to respond.
“There’s a lot of things we’re looking at in terms.
We’re looking into how to best protect the library and to make sure that we can have the safest place to be,” Schuber said.
She said the library is working with a contractor to test the feasibility of using drones.
The Monroe County Libraries will be testing whether using drones in public spaces would be effective.
The county library has more than 1 million books and more than 3,000 movies, according to its website.
The public library is looking into what steps would be taken to reduce the number of bugs found in its buildings.
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