PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Philadelphia Health Department is planning another inspection of the city’s Lawncrest neighborhood on Wednesday after reports of rats running rampant. The health department told Eyewitness News the city rebaited the neighborhood on Tuesday.District Attorney Larry Krasner, Mayor Jim Kenney Speak Out On Philadelphia's Ongoing Gun Violence Crisis
Officials say residents have reported seeing an improvement.READ MORE: New Jersey Mother, Danielle Mead, Four Children Safely Located, Gloucester Township Police Department Says
The rodents were spotted in large numbers on Howland Street last week.MORE NEWS: Teenager Killed In Trenton Shooting Identified As Shemiah Davis, Mercer County Prosecutor's Office Says
The city responded over the weekend with bait boxes.