Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Snow Sweeper clears snow at Normandale Hills Elementary

Bad weather backup date: Thursday, January 30

Time: 9 AM – 2 PM

Location: Nine Mile Creek Watershed District (12800 Gerard Dr., Eden Prairie)

Registration: Please fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

Questions: Contact Gael at or 952-204-9691.

This training offers information about best practices for managing snow and ice on parking lots and sidewalks. These practices will help you save money, time, and the environment. Training is free and includes lunch.


Training Topics:

  • Material Selection
  • Application Rates
  • Equipment Calibration
  • Deicing & Anti-icing
  • Practical Tips
  • New Maintenance Methods

Who should attend?

Contractors, staff and volunteers who maintain parking lots and sidewalks.

An optional test is offered at the workshop to earn Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Level 1 Certification in Snow & Ice Control Best Practices. Certified individuals are listed on the MPCA website. Training presented by Fortin Consulting, Inc. Funding for this workshop is provided by MPCA through a grant from US EPA, Section 319 Nonpoint Source Management Fund.

Other workshops

Go to for an up to date schedule of all the winter parking lot and sidewalk trainings in the area.

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