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Protect South Portland Supports
A Ban of Chemical Fertilizers to Protect Casco Bay


Please come to this important South Portland City Council Workshop

We need your voice!

 
What: Workshop to address chemical fertilizer use
When:Tuesday, April 9th at 6:30 PM
Where: City Hall, 25 Cottage Rd. South Portland 

This will be the companion ordinance, (initially agreed to in concept by the Council), to the previously adopted Pesticide Ordinance which banned the use of chemical pesticides in South Portland. The goal of this ordinance will be to protect Casco Bay from the deadly consequences of chemical fertilizer runoff into the bay.


Please add your support of a ban by:

1. attending the workshop  
2. sending letters to city council members
3. sending letters to the Editor for The Sentry and the Portland Press Herald

Presenters
Jay Feldman, National Director, Beyond Pesticides, Washington DC

Mary Cerullo, Associate Director, Friends of Casco Bay

TBD: Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association

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