Appleton's No Mow May goes into effect to help bee population

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Published: May. 1, 2020 at 10:49 AM CDT
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Appleton residents can allow their grass to grow a bit longer this May to help the bee population.

No Mow May started May 1 in the city. Appleton will not enforce the 8 inch long grass ordinance from May 1 to June 1.

No Mow May is an effort to "promote pollinator-friendly habit and awareness." Appleton is a Bee City USA.

No Mow May was approved by the city's Common Council. It is optional.

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Posted by Appleton City Hall on Friday, May 1, 2020