Category: Pesticides

Guelph Junction Railway spraying

The GJR will be undertaking vegetation control in areas adjacent to residential properties and formal trails sharing the railway right of way by a number of methods. We will be undertaking as soon as we can get a plan together a number of test sections using non herbicide based products in order to determine their […]

Vigorous public debate over railway pesticide use

The following article appeared in the September14 edition of the Guelph Mercury: Clearly-irked residents seeking a pesticide ban railed against the municipally-owned Guelph Junction Railway at a boisterous Ward 2 meeting Monday evening, hosted by councillors Vicki Beard and Ian Findlay. Some were particularly incensed at what they see as a railway board slow to […]

GJR update

FOR YOUR INFORMATION I wish to advise you that the letter from LC was distributed to the GJR Board of Directors who has tasked the Governance Committee with reviewing current and alternative maintaince activites for this area. LC will shortly be receiving a letter directly from the Board Chairman advising her of this and thanking […]