MCM #6: Pollution Prevention & Good Housekeeping for Municipal Operations

April 14, 2010, at Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio

Click on a title for presentations and the handouts for the workshop.
What You Can Expect When Ohio EPA Shows Up to Inspect Your MCM #6
  • Interview and Field Inspection Worksheets
  • Municipal Operations Subject to inspection, Written Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWP3s) and National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits
  • Topics Discussed During the Interview
Dan Bogoevski, Ohio EPA
Solid Waste Issues Associated with Municipal Operations
  • Catch Basin and Street Sweepings Management
  • Road Kill Management
  • Yard Waste Disposal/Leaf Collection Program Management
Clarissa Gereby, Ohio EPA
Managing Deicers and Additives
  • Salt Storage Best Management Practices (BMPs)
  • Deicer Application BMPs
  • Case Study of Suspect Additives
Laura Kramer-Kuns, LCGHD
Hazardous Waste Issues Associated with Municipal Operations
  • Used Oil Management
  • Solvent, Paint and Rag Management
  • Vehicle Maintenance Concerns
  • Bulbs, Batteries and Electronic Waste Management
  • Pesticide, Fertilizer and Herbicide Concerns
Karen Nesbit, Ohio EPA
Round Table
  • How to Manage Contracted Services
  • Employee Training Programs/Documentation
  • The Inspection Experience
Tim Miller, LCSMD
Laura Travers, CCBH
Joe Reitz, City of Avon Lake
Ken Wetzel, City of Willoughby
Brian Ashurst, City of Mentor