No person or commercial entity may use a gas-powered leaf blower in Maplewood between May 1st and September 30th. “Commercial entities” include lawn maintenance businesses, landscapers, tree removal or maintenance businesses, paving companies, gutter cleaning companies, exterminating companies and any person or entity charging a fee for services. Commercial entities must provide hearing and safety equipment to employees.
During the period allowed, hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., and never on Sunday. Violators of any of these are subject to fines pursuant to Ord. 2854-17 and 3016-21.
No person or entity may deposit leaves into any street more than seven (7) days before a regularly scheduled Department of Public Works pick-up, or after December 1st of each year.