Ogunquit won’t outlaw pesticides on private property
The measure was defeated by only 10 votes on Tuesday, 183-173
Written by Randy Billings, Staff Writer
Gabe Souza/Staff PhotographerThe gardens and pools at Meadowmere Resort in Ogunquit, seen Friday, June 7, 2013, are environmentally friendly. Residents on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 narrowly defeated a proposal to make the community the first in the state to ban the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides on private property.