Gasoline-Powered Leaf Blowers
DID YOU KNOW THAT…
the use of gasoline-powered leaf blowers is prohibited by Beverly Hills Municipal Code (Section 5-1-209) in an effort to minimize air and noise pollution and that Beverly Hills property owners are responsible for ensuring that gardeners do not violate the City Code?
This equipment is considered an environmental nuisance because:
What the gardener can do:
What the property owner can do:
Monitor the gardener's activity on a regular basis to ensure gasoline-powered equipment is not being used.
NOTE: A watering hose should not be used to clear leaves and debris from driveways, sidewalks, and streets. Please go to our Water Conservation pages for more information.
Code violations may be reported by submitting the necessary information on the online system at Ask Bev.
Please choose the “Code Violations” category and be prepared to provide the address, date, and time you witnessed the violation as well as the vehicle license number of the gardener.