Video: Parents group says Walnut Creek is using too much pesticide

 

WALNUT CREEK (KRON) — A parents group in Walnut Creek said the city is using too much pesticide at ballparks and other open spaces.

They want less of a chemical presence near their children. KRON’s Jeff Bush visited City Hall where a parks and recreation board meeting was happening Monday night.

The group, called Parents for a Safer Environment, said the pesticides could have a cumulative effect on children.

But the City of Walnut Creek said the chemicals are safe.

Watch the above video to see Jeff’s full report.

Here is a Sept. 15 city council meeting on the matter:

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