Thunder Bay Tree Service herbicide notice

PAID PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Legal Notice

Consumers Energy, 1945 W. Parnall Rd, Jackson, MI announces that it is planning to apply a herbicide to its right-of-way in order to maintain the reliability of its power system.

The herbicide will be applied with hand pumped-backpack style sprayers. The crews will selectively apply herbicides to woody tree species throughout the right-of-way as needed. Crop areas and gardens will be avoided.

Herbicides that will be used are a combination of the following: Garlon 3A (Active Ingredient: Triclopyr), Milestone (A.I.: Aminopyralid), Escort XP (A.I.: Metsulfuron Methyl), Garlon 4 Ultra (A.I.: Triclopyr), Stalker (A.I.: Isopropylamine Salt of Imazapyr), Arsenal (A.I.: Imazapyr) with 85% to 94% water as a diluent.

The application is scheduled for June 8th through December 31st in Monroe County.

All treatments will be completed according to label requirements and all state and federal requirements. Please keep people and pets off treated areas until sprays have dried. There are no restrictions on your use of treated area after the material has dried on the plant.

Thunder Bay Tree Service has been contracted to perform this work. Any questions should be directed to:

                    Thunder Bay Tree Service

                                Attn: Austin Gilmet

                                    1172 Halley Rd.

                                 Alpena, MI 49707

                                   1-877-333-8950

JUNE 9, 2020