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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 by September 3, 2013.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 8:30 am
Thursday, October 3, 2013 5:00 pm
Location in Oakland
Oakland, CA
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