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Green Garden Gabfest - New Castle Leaf Blower Guidelines - Shared screen with speaker view
Karen Bazik
28:17
Welcome everyone!
Mara Van fleet
29:46
overslept-no video lol
Sharon Rosen Lopez
30:28
good morning everyone
helen meurer
36:17
Please join www.FilmsOnPurpose.org in the free screening of 3 environmental films … then join us for a panel discussion on Thursday March 25 at 7:30pm. Here's a link for more information... including how to register for the panel talk
helen meurer
36:22
https://mailchi.mp/d5db2e2be32b/save-the-date-march-25th-environmental-film-series-and-panel-discussion-seed-modified-and-queen-of-the-sun-5049250?e=1800170d62
Kent Thomas/Sue Meany
37:24
**Leaf Blower Ordinance Simplified**http://www.newcastlesab.org/leaf-blower-ordinance**New Castle Sustainability Advisory Board Website**http://www.newcastlesab.org**New Castle Sustainability Advisory Board Email**NewCastleSAB@gmail.com
Kent Thomas/Sue Meany
38:07
**NCHY Resource Guide**https://drive.google.com/file/d/1r_U-hTes2yQ3er4btHD6SmUe_RmNh6YT/view?usp=sharing
Alicia Molloy
41:59
Hi all – please also mark your calendar for an Earth Day Event, April 11, 2021, sponsored by SAB, Council on Race and Equity, and Greeley Sustainability Club.More info and registration here:https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_E_bypKCdTWWDGuOgy1iH2wFeel free to email me if you have questions. Tastein1@gmail.com.
Dick Goldsmith
42:52
can you send a link to this video so we can share it with our landscapers and skeptical neighbors?
helen meurer
56:20
The town of Greenburgh CAC studied the Db levels and found that of the 300 leafblowers they reviewed, only 5 were below their town noise ordinance level of 55 db - and they were all electric
Barbara Castrataro
58:43
Has the committee considered proposed regulations regarding the significant pollution emitted by wood burning fire pits? we have measured our air this past summer and the levels were literally off the charts and at toxic readings. Our neighbors were unresponsive to our request that they use a propane pit- which precluded us from being in our yard and pool. I understand that we are not alone . we
helen meurer
01:12:03
Can you clarify the noise level limit? is it 45dB except during the hours that blowers can be used? and is there no limit for equipment during those hours?
helen meurer
01:17:23
so the noise ordnance is 60 dB?
Mara Van fleet
01:17:48
can we share the negative health implications for gas blowers to residents? It’s pretty frightening. Perhaps merely share this presentation?
Maxine Margo Rubin
01:17:57
new studios are coming out connecting pollen to Covid19 giving us yet another reason to reduce leaf blowing.
helen meurer
01:18:27
thank you
Maxine Margo Rubin
01:18:33
i meant new studies…
helen meurer
01:21:14
Thank you Rand, Kent & SAB. I am I Pleasantville and we are trying to get a leaf blower ordinance. We first tried 7 or 8 years ago and were shot down. trying again now
helen meurer
01:22:46
Senate Bill S1113 by Senator LiuAssembly A5375 by Jeffrey Dinowitz.
Sharon Rosen Lopez
01:24:03
I’m wondering how the gardeners here deal with fall leaves in the garden.
Maxine Margo Rubin
01:24:22
will we be able to amend this law to add more restrictions?
Karen Bazik
01:25:24
Rene, can you talk about how we deal with fall leaves?
Sharon Rosen Lopez
01:27:43
Thanks Karen and Rene.
Kent Thomas/Sue Meany
01:27:54
**NCHY Resource Guide**https://drive.google.com/file/d/1r_U-hTes2yQ3er4btHD6SmUe_RmNh6YT/view?usp=sharing
Barbara Castrataro
01:28:53
would someone contact me re fire oit?
Mara Van fleet
01:28:59
Thanks everyone!
Karen Bazik
01:28:59
Thank you, Kent and Rand!!
Barbara Castrataro
01:29:02
fire pit?
Barbara Castrataro
01:29:18
thank you for a great program!
Sharon Rosen Lopez
01:29:31
Thanks so much!
Barbara Cardone
02:01:18
NCHealthyYards@gmail.com
Barbara Cardone
02:01:33
100%0toxins
Kent Thomas/Sue Meany
02:02:13
TY Barbara