North Miami wants to discontinue use of pesticides on city property.
North Miami wants to discontinue use of pesticides on city property. Lance Dixon ldixon@miamiherald.com
North Miami wants to discontinue use of pesticides on city property. Lance Dixon ldixon@miamiherald.com

Inspired by San Francisco, North Miami hopes to reduce pesticide use

January 27, 2017 07:45 AM

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