Tuesday, 19 May 2020 15:19

PESTICIDE USE: June 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE - PESTICIDE USE

The United Counties of Leeds and Grenville intends to utilize Wagar and Corput Weed Control Inc. to control weeds along the following rural roadsides:

• Select County Roads East of Rd 29: Rd 2 (East of Prescott), Rd 15 (South of Jellyby Rd), Rd 16 (Jasper to Rd 15), Rd 18 (Roebuck to Oxford Mills), Rd 20 (East of Hwy 416), Rd 21, Rd 22, Rd 29 (Addison to Brockville), Rd 41, Rd 43 (East of Hwy 416).

• Selected Township Roads in the municipalities of Athens, Augusta, Edwardsburgh/ Cardinal, Elizabethtown-Kitley, Merrickville-Wolford and North Grenville.

The contractor will be using the following pesticide: Clearview Herbicide Reg. #29752, active ingredients Metasulfuron-Methyl and Aminopyralid, present as potassium salt, along with Gateway Adjuvant Reg. #31470, active ingredients Paraffinic oil and Alkoxylated alcohol non-ionic surfactants, under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada). Commencing: June 1, 2020 (weather permitting) to June 30, 2020.

For further information contact:

Wagar & Corput Weed Control Inc. (613) 938-2117 (call collect)

United Counties of Leeds and Grenville (800) 770-2170 / (613)342-3840 x 2413

Please contact the Counties if you require more detailed information regarding our program, including additional information on how to post “No Spray” signage in front of your property. This information along with maps of the roads to be sprayed is available on our website at www.leedsgrenville.com under Government, Divisions, Public Works, Weed Control.

- United Counties of Leeds and Grenville