Notice of Pesticide Use on Morris-Turnberry Roadsides

Updated

The Municipality of Morris-Turnberry intends to control noxious weeds along the following Municipal roadsides where noxious weeds have been identified.

The Following Morris-Turnberry Roadsides:

Walton Road from 1.16 km’s west of London Road (Co.Rd.4) to Brussels Line (Co.Rd.12)
Moncrieff Road from London Road (Co.Rd.4) to Brussels Line (Co.Rd.12)
St. Michaels Road from London Road (Co.Rd.4) to Brussels Line (Co.Rd.12)
Cranbrook Road from London Road (Co.Rd.4) to Brussels Line (Co.Rd.12)
Brandon Road from 480 meters east of London Road (Co.Rd.4) to Clyde Line
Elevator Line from Blyth Road (Co.Rd.25) to St. Michaels Road
Clegg Line from Cranbrook Line to Brandon Road
Martin Line from Blyth Road (Co.Rd.25) to Brandon Road
Clyde Line from Blyth Road (Co.Rd.25) to Brandon Road
Button Line from Blyth Road (Co.Rd.25) to Morris Road (Co.Rd.16)
Mccall Line from Blyth Road (Co.Rd.25) to Moncrieff Road
Nichols Line from St. Michaels Road to 800m North of Morris Road (Co.Rd.16)


The following locations for Wild Chervil (multi year program):

Brandon Road – London Road to Clyde Line
Clyde Line – Walton Road to Cardiff Road
Moncrief Road – Clyde Line to Martin Line
Martin Line – Walton Road to Morris Road
Walton Road – London Road to Brussels Line
Cardiff Road – London Road to Clyde Line
Clegg Line – Morris Road to Browntown Road
Orange Hill Road – B Line Road to Powell Line


All locations where herbicides will be applied are in rural areas along a highway in which the public has general right of access but the application does not include any area intended for pedestrian access nor areas where the public is invited to stop such as rest areas or picnic areas.

Noxious weeds identified along the right-of-way locations noted above will be sprayed using the following pesticides registered under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada):
• ClearView Herbicide containing the active ingredients: Aminopyralid, present as potassium salt and Metsulfuron - methyl (Registration No. 29752)
• Hasten NT Ultra Spray Adjuvant containing Methyl and ethyl oleate (esterified vegetable oil) (Registration No. 31760)
• Navius Flex Herbicide, containing Metsulfuron – methyl and Aminocyclopyrachlor (Registration No: 30922)


Anyone not wishing to have the roadside adjacent to their property treated for noxious weeds should contact Mike Alcock at Municipality of Morris-Turnberry 519-887-6137 ext. 227. 

Note:  It is the responsibility of the property owner requesting no spray to contact the above each calendar year prior to the application of weed spray.  Property owners requesting no spray will be responsible for all noxious weeds on the road allowance adjacent to their property.

We are controlling Noxious Weeds under Public Works Exception of the Cosmetic Pesticides Ban to the promotion of public health and safety.


Commencing May 24, 2022 weather permitting and ending approximately July 7, 2022.

For information call: (Collect Calls Accepted)

Mike Alcock
Municipality of Morris-Turnberry
Public Works Department
1-519-887-6137 ext. 227
Or
Steve Ford
Green Stream
1-905-510-1229