Turf & Rec

Beaconsfield passes leaf blower ban for 2019

July 9, 2018
By Mike Jiggens
Cities like Vancouver, Toronto and several Montreal suburbs have also reckoned with efforts to muffle the machines. (Pexels)

July 10, 2018 – Starting in 2019, the use of gasoline-powered leaf blowers will be banned in Beaconsfield, Que. between the months of June and September. A vote passed by council erupted in tensions when the ban was passed.