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Lake County, Ohio - Soil & Water Conservation District
Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District
125 E. Erie St
Painesville, OH 44077


    Lake County SWCD will provide leadership and technical expertise to guide the protection and conservation of the unique soil and water resources of the county

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    Service Department Pesticide Applicator Training and Certification Exam
    The Lake County Stormwater Management Department (SMD) is sponsoring the fee for 2 employees per member community. 
    Fee for additional employees or non-SMD community members: $95
    April 28, 2015 
    lunch provided
    Utilities Learning and Business Center (ULAB)
    1981 Blasé Nemeth Road
    Painesville, OH 44077
    This training will prepare for the following tests:
    Industrial Vegetation (5)
    Turfgrass (8)
    Ornamental Weed Control (6c)
    The Certification Exam will be held on:
    May 5, 2015 
    Exam starts at 9:00am
    Utilities Learning and Business Center (ULAB)

    To register or for more information contact:
    Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District 
    440.350.2730 or

    Click below for an informational flyer
    pesticide training flyer revised.pdf

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    Due to the extra staff hours, as of January 1st, 2015 rain barrels purchased in office will cost $65. The registration and materials cost for rain barrel workshops will remain $59.