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2017 Effective Winter Maintenance Workshop for Managers (Roadways): Saving...

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Lussier Family Heritage Center

3101 Lake Farm Rd

Madison, WI 53711

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The Madison Area Municipal Storm Water Partnership (MAMSWaP), Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD), and Madison Water Utility are hosting a training for managers of municipal and private salt applicators. The training will include: best management practices to keep paved areas safe, benefits of transitioning to liquids, tips on how to get buy-in from the public and municipal leaders, guidance on how to determine the right amount of salt to use and case studies from local applicators.

***This training meets the requirements for the NEW Voluntary Winter Maintenance Certification (affirmed by the City of Madison and Dane County for participation)***

Topics:

- Selection and Application Rates of Materials

- How to Calibrate Equipment

- Weather Conditions

- Storing Materials

- Environmental Effects

- Pre-Wetting

- De-Icing

- Anti-Icing

- Funding to Implement Salt Reduction Practices

Why is this important?

• Save Money

• Keep Paved Surfaces Safe

• Protect Our Waters

Who should attend?

• Public Works Superindendents, Directors, Managers

• Managers of Private Snow Removal Companies

• Municipal Officials

• School District Maintenance Supervisors/Managers

• Staff Hiring Winter Maintenance Professionals

Workshop Details:

• Each manager registration includes 2 free registrations for the Oct 25th (AM) Effective Winter Maintenance workshop geared at field staff implementing snow/ice removal practices. Lunch, training, and materials are also provided.

• Not sure if you live within MAMSWaP boundaries? Go to http://www.ripple-effects.com/mamswap or call (608) 224-3764.

The workshop will by taught by Chris Walsh, Retired City of Beloit Director of Operations and Connie Fortin of Fortin Consulting. Chris will share information and tips on how she worked with City of Beloit to successfully implement salt reduction practices covered in this workshop.

If you prefer to pay by check, please contact Christal Campbell at campbell.christal@countyofdane.com or 608-224-3746.

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