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Posted on: August 17, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Jimson Weed Infestation- UPDATE 8/20/16

As directed by DEEP, we will be spraying areas with the Jimson Weed infestation starting on Monday morning, August 22nd. The company that is applying the selective herbicide is All Habitant out of Branford Ct. , ( They are a State licensed applicator with experience in this field and are used also by the State. . They will be applying Milestone and Carlon Herbicide. The application will occur within the Town Right of Way along side of the road where needed in a very limited field. Unfortunately, it is a choice between leaving the Jimson Weed to continue to proliferate or eliminate it as soon as practical. It is DEEP’s recommendation that we eliminate as soon as practical based upon the toxicity of the weed. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Department of Public Works first thing Monday morning. The Office opens at 7:00 AM. 860-664-1100.

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