Weed Control Treatment

News Update 9 January 2018

Subject to weather conditions, contract weed control treatments will be carried out on all footpaths, cycle ways, drainage sumps and kerb lines within the City of South Perth from 15 January 2018, commencing in the Mill Point Ward.

The City will be carrying out three different treatments of weed control:

  • Glysophate Green 360 will be trialled on minor roads and distributor roads
  • Pelargonic Acid will be trialled around shopping precincts
  • Steam will be trialled around schools/hospitals/nursing homes

Appropriate signage will be displayed on moving vehicles and in strategic locations while the work is being undertaken, with the weed control operations being monitored by City officers in accordance with safety guidelines.

Technical information concerning product use is available by contacting the City’s Environmental Health Services on 9474 0777 during office hours.


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