City to fertilize turf, spray noxious weeds

Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 9:35 PM

The city of Durango contracted with Scott’s Pro-Lawn to conduct turf fertilization and weed abatement Sept. 18 through Sept. 22 at several parks.

Turf and noxious weed maintenance will be conducted at these times and locations:

Sept. 18: Weed spraying in Buckley Park, 1250 Main Ave.Sept. 19: Weed spraying in Rank Park, 149 E. 22nd St.Sept. 22: Weed spraying and turf fertilization at Third Avenue Parkway, Carnegie turf, Mason Center turf and Chapman Hill turf.Herbicides to be used include Vessel Broadleaf and Q4 Turf.

Scott’s Pro-Lawn is licensed by the Colorado Department of Agriculture, and weed control has been tested and approved by the Environmental Protection Agency.

For more information, call the Durango Parks and Recreation Maintenance Division at 375-7384.