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Atlanta City Council might request a study of leaf blower regulations

Could Atlanta regulate the use of gas-powered leaf blowers as an “environmental nuisance”? The City Council on Feb. 15 will consider a resolution that would require city staff to investigate the legal possibilities. Sponsored by Councilmember Jennifer Ide, whose District 6 includes part of Buckhead, the draft resolution notes that such leaf blowers produce pollution. […]