ELIZABETHTOWN - On Friday, Feb. 4, the Essex County Soil and Water Conservation District will present the required four-hour Erosion and Sediment Control training for contractors and developers in Westport.
The training will be held from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Essex County Fairgrounds at 3 Cisco St. The training will be presented by Essex County Soil and Water Conservation District Staff. This training is required for all contractors working on projects that disturb more than one acre of soil and have a stormwater permit from the DEC.
The permit will require that contractors moving dirt at those sites to have at least one employee to have a card showing course completion by May 1, 2010. The cards will be good for three years. Call 962-8225 for information.