Oak Park considers leaf-blower ban

Should leaf blowers, lawn mowers and professional yard maintenance be banned in Oak Park on weekends?
The Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council has been mulching over the issue for the past three months.
Council Chair Alon Glickstein said many people have come to him over the years to express their concerns about the noise and disruption that professional gardeners cause on weekends. Some workers come as early as 7 a.m. to work on multiple properties in the same area.
“It would be nic...

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