Council to hear herbicide ban

  • A list of herbicides that would be banned by Bill 101.
  • LAURA RUMINSKI/West Hawaii Today file photo A sign requesting no spraying is posted in front of a home in May 2015 on Highway 160 in West Hawaii.
  • A "no spray" sign is seen on the side of Mamalahoa Highway in Holualoa in October 2016. (Laura Shimabuku/West Hawaii Today)

HILO — A bill banning the county’s use of toxic herbicides has resurfaced at the County Council.