News & Public Notices
Public Notice - Pesticide Use
May 29, 2017 -
The City of Kingston will be applying pesticide to manage vegetation at guiderail locations, and control noxious weeds along roadsides. Spraying will take place between June 19th and July 7th, 2017, weather permitting.
The applications will take place along selected roadsides in the Pittsburgh, Cataraqui and Countryside districts, in an area encompassing the city's north boundary south to the 401, east boundary west to highway 15, and west boundary east to Centennial Drive.
The pesticide to be used for roadside noxious weed control is a combination of – Dupont Navius VM Herbicide (metsulfuronmethyl/ aminocyclopyrachlor reg. 31382), Garlon RTU Herbicide (triclopyr reg. 29334) and Hasten NT Spray Adjuvant, (methyl and ethyl oleate, esterified vegetable oil, reg. 28277) under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada).
The pesticide to be used for guiderail vegetation management is a combination of Roundup Weathermax with Transorb II Technology Liquid Herbicide (glyphosate present as potassium salt, reg. 27487), Truvist Herbicide (chlorsulfuron/aminocyclopyrachlor reg. 30920), Esplanade SC Herbicide (indaziflam reg. 31333) and Hasten NT Spray Adjuvant, (methyl and ethyl oleate, esterified vegetable oil, reg. 28277) under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada).
For more information call (collect calls will be accepted):
City of Kingston – Customer Service 613-546-0000
Green Stream Lawn & Vegetation Management – 905-510-1229