Council passes glyphosate ban at county parks

  • A family relaxes at Pahoehoe Beach Park on Wednesday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Rebecca Villegas

  • Visitors at Pahoehoe Park relax on the lawn on Wednesday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

The County Council on Wednesday passed a bill banning the use of Round-Up or other glyphosate-based herbicides at county parks, sending it to Mayor Mitch Roth, who is expected to sign it.