Government Maplewood

Maplewood Leaders: Leaf Blower Ban Not ‘Capricious,’ But Based on Science & Precedent

On Tuesday, April 4, the Maplewood Township Committee voted unanimously (5-0) to approve an ordinance to ban the use of gas-powered leaf blowers by commercial landscapers between May 15 and Sept. 30, 2017. (Read our report of the hearing and vote here.)

In discussing the ordinance, Deputy Mayor Nancy Adams pointedly referred . . .

Want more local news? For unlimited access to the Village Green, subscribe now and get access to all our content for just $45/year, $15/quarter or $5/month.
Village Green NJ is in the process of moving to a new subscription provider. If you are seeing this message and have an active subscription, please reset your password and sign in here..  Please also review and, if necessary, update your payment information. Click here for more information.

Other Stories