Fertilizer, weed control being applied to parks, roadways

DEARBORN – United Lawnscape has begun applying fertilizer and broad leaf weed control on all of the city parks and city rights of way.

All areas will be marked according to the Department of Agriculture standards. Those areas include the medians, cul-de-sacs and easements that are maintained by the city.

All pesticides used will have a Material Safety Data Sheet that is available through the contractor applying them.

The contractor said all areas are safe after the material has dried, usually within two to four hours after application, depending on weather conditions.

The hours of operations are from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and dependant upon park usage.