City councilors in Hallowell unanimously approved a ban on using pesticide on private property starting in January.
According to CentralMaine.com, the ordinance will allow for the use of fertilizers.
A new ordinance will ban Hallowell residents from using pesticides on private property starting in January.https://t.co/yU4IVNgktl
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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. CentralMaine.com reports.