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Land Management

32. Does your town have a policy to prohibit the use of turf pesticides on town land, including public parks?

33. Does your town purchase only energy-efficient, non-polluting landscaping equipment , or require the use of such equipment by contractors?

34. Does your town operate a municipal composting facility?

35. Does your town manage (and require contractors to manage) storm water runoff and soil erosion to minimize or prevent runoff from residential properties, agricultural areas and/or construction sites?

36. Does your town have a tree protection and planting policy?

37. Does your town prohibit the installation of synthetic turf fields on town property?

38. Does your town provide space for community gardens?

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