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News - March 10, 2023

Atherton looking to ban gas-powered leaf blowers next summer

by Angela Swartz

Gas-powered leaf blowers were up for discussion again in Atherton, where town officials have been debating limits on the devices for over three years. Now the town is drafting an ordinance that would ban the use of gas-powered small engines starting next summer, in line with a planned state ban.

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