“1) Construction work hours are generally limited to 8:00 am to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Do you think that all Leaf blowers (Gas and Electric) should be limited to those same hours of operation?”
Question 2 has 385 answers (Radio Buttons)
“2) Leaf blowers can stir up particulate matter (PM10 and PM2.5) that are known to cause adverse health issues. Do you think all leaf blowers (gas and electric) should be banned on Spare the Air days? ”
Question 3 has 383 answers (Radio Buttons)
“3) Electric leaf blowers and battery-operated leaf blowers are typically quieter and do not create gas pollutants. Do you think we should require a transition (over a 1 to 2 year period) from gas to electric or battery-operated leaf blowers on residentia”
Dr. Diana Hawkins Manuelian, a member of the Atherton Environmental Programs Committee, was elected part of City Council in 2020. She earned a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) from Harvard University, with a focus in Interactive Technology and Human Cognition. She serves as a Board Member for America Offline, StatSoup and Pandemonium Aviaries. She would like to hear from you.