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Notice to Residents and Property Owners Regarding Noxious Weeds

Posted on Monday March 18, 2019

MUNICIPALITY OF NORTH MIDDLESEX
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS AND PROPERTY
OWNERS REGARDING NOXIOUS WEEDS

The main purpose of the Weed Control Act,
R.S.O. 1990 is to reduce the impact of noxious
weeds on the industries to agriculture and
horticulture.  Primarily this Act applies to
agricultural and horticultural lands that
generate income or other benefits to
agriculture, this excludes lawns, gardens,
and private areas for personal enjoyment
and leisure.

Under the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990
Chapter W.5 Section 3, 16 and 23, you are
requested to destroy all noxious weeds on
your property.

In Urban Areas:
Section 3,13,16 and 18 do not apply to
noxious weeds or weed, seeds that are
far enough away from and land used for
agricultural or horticultural purposes, as
they do not interfere with that use.

All properties within the Municipality of
North Middlesex are hereby requested
to be in compliance with the Weed
Control Act by April 15, 2019 and throughout the
growing season

The co-operation of all citizens would be appreciated

Mark Brown                      Jackie Tiedeman, Clerk
Area Weed Inspector       Municipality of North Middlesex
County of Middlesex   
(519)-434-7321 ext 2253