Under the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter W.5 Section 3, 13, 16 and 23, you are requested to destroy all noxious weeds on your property.
The main purpose of the Weed Control Act, is to reduce the impact of noxious weeds on the industries of agriculture and horticulture. Primarily this act applies to agricultural and horticultural lands that generate income or other benefits to agriculture; this excludes lawns, gardens and private areas for personal enjoyment and leisure.
Common Noxious Weeds in our area include Wild Parsnip, Wild Chervil, Ragweed and Poison Ivy.
All properties within the Municipality of South Dundas are hereby requested to be in compliance with the Weed Control Act by the 15th day of June, 2020 and throughout the season.
We appreciate the tremendous efforts of residents who maintain and voluntarily control weeds and grass along their respective driveways and roadsides.
Municipality of South Dundas
Director of Corporate Services/Clerk
Peter Leyenaar, Weed Inspector