Community Event

Bay-Friendly Training for Public, Institutional and Commercial Landscape Design – Alameda County

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For landscape architects and planners. Application Deadline: September 3, 2013.

Public Agency Staff in Alameda County Attend for Free!

StopWaste provides free Bay-Friendly Training for many public agency staff and officials who work for one of StopWaste’s 17 Member Agencies.

These classes are presented by the Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition and sponsored by StopWaste. If you work for a StopWaste Member Agency, please complete the application on this web page (do not register for the course on the Bay-Friendly Coalition’s website). Bay-Friendly courses fill up fast — apply now!

Benefits of Bay-Friendly Training

Bay-Friendly Trainings help public agency staff and officials:

  • Stretch your agency’s budget farther with techniques that reduce the cost of maintenance, chemicals, water and energy
  • Reduce waste and meet recycling goals
  • Meet your municipality’s Climate Action Plan goals
  • Support implementation of your agency’s Bay-Friendly policies
  • Address growing public concern about the use of toxic chemicals in public landscapes

Questions? Please contact Adrienne Ramirez by email or phone. Apply through StopWaste.org by September 3, 2013.

Start:
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 8:30 am
End:
Thursday, October 3, 2013 5:00 pm
Venue:
Location in Oakland
Address:
Oakland, CA
Cost:
$250
Event Phone:
510-891-6500
Event e-mail:
aramirez@stopwaste.org
Event URL:
stopwaste.us/bftraining.html
Wheelchair Accessibility:
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.
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