Toxic Free Cities

Our Impact


Thanks to great efforts from our coalition of local community organizations and individuals just like you, many cities within Sonoma County and beyond are now partially or entirely maintained without the use of synthetic pesticides. Review some of the science behind why this is so important to us.

11/23/2020: City of Rohnert Park

City Staff updates IPM to eliminate synthetic pesticide use in all City parks. Read more here!

9/24/19: City of Rohnert Park

City Council votes to discontinue the use of glyphosate-based weedkillers in parks and public spaces within City and launches an Anticipated Pesticide Application Calendar. Read more here!

8/13/19: City of Cotati

City Council votes to ban glyphosate-based weedkillers and to prepare a plan to eliminate all synthetic pesticides on city property.

6/4/19: Sonoma County

County Supervisors vote to ban all synthetic pesticide use on publicly accessible County-owned land. Read more here!

1/5/19: City of Sonoma

City Council votes to ban glyphosate-based weedkillers on city-owned land. Read more here!

9/5/18: Town of Windsor

Town Council votes to ban all synthetic pesticide use in parks and public spaces within town limits.

8/22/18: City of Santa Rosa

City Council votes to ban all synthetic pesticides from city landscape contract. Read more here!

5/01/2000: City of Sebastopol

The first City in Sonoma County to eliminate the use of synthetic pesticides. Read more here!

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