City councilors in Hallowell unanimously approved a ban on using pesticide on private property starting in January.

According to, the ordinance will allow for the use of fertilizers.

Hallowell bans pesticides, OKs fertilizers on private property. The new rules, seen in only a handful of Maine municipalities, are to go into effect in January. reports.

Posted by The Times Record on Thursday, September 28, 2023

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