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Greening Your Fleets & Streets: A Public Works Learning Lab
Dates
Event Date
Nov 15, 2013
Registration Dates
Nov 8, 2013toNov 15, 2013
Location
North Fayette Township
400 N Branch Rd, Oakdale, PA 15071
Description
A program of the Sustainable Development Academy and offered in partnership with the Western PA Chapter of the American Public Works Association

November 15, 2013 | 10 AM - 3 PM | North Fayette & Collier Townships
Free, including lunch; Pre-registration is required.

Click here to register

Within a municipality's public works department lies a host of opportunities to incorporate sustainability initiatives and there are several examples of successful projects right here in southwestern Pennsylvania. This upcoming "Greening Your Fleets & Streets" Learning Lab will highlight two successful local projects: Lower Impact Snow & Ice Control Techniques in North Fayette Township and Collier's Township New Solar Roof - the first one on a municipal building in Allegheny County. Additionally, participants will also learn about CNG opportunities for large vehicles.

During this free day-long program, participants will travel to each municipality for hands-on demonstrations and tours.

These programs are offered as part of the Sustainable Development Academy, a partnership of Local Government Academy and Sustainable Pittsburgh and are also offered in partnership with the Western PA Chapter of the American Public Works Association. This program is pending a approval of continuing education credits for public works professionals.

Presenters include:

Bob Grimm, Manager, North Fayette Township
Pat Felton, Public Works Director, North Fayette Township
Raymond Yerkey, Public Works Superintendent, North Fayette Township
Tripp Amick, A& H Equipment
Jason Kelley, A&H Equipment
Sal Sirabella, Manager, Collier Township
Chuck Means, Goehring, Rutter & Boehm
Mike Carnahan, Scalo Solar Solutions
Schedule
Nov 15
10:00 AM
to
12:00 PM
Snow & Ice Technologies/CNG Trucks
Location: North Fayette Township
Nov 15
12:00 PM
to
1:00 PM
Lunch (provided by Collier Twp)
Location: Collier Twp
Nov 15
1:00 PM
to
3:00 PM
Solar Roof
Location: Collier Township
Contact
Cathy Trexler
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