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Iowa Certification For Inspection and Maintenance of Stormwater Practices Training

Friday, June 3, from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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The City of Cedar Falls is hosting an in-person ICIMSP Training. The class will provide an overview of stormwater management and regulations, Iowa Stormwater Management Manual, components, function, inspection and maintenance of BMPs, field tour, and tools needed for success as a Certified ICIMSP Professional. This class will give a comprehensive understanding of stormwater BMPs and learn how to keep them in working order to manage water quality, control flooding, and reduce the likelihood of practice failure.

A Practical Backyard Tour of Waterloo and Cedar Falls

Saturday, June 18, 2022
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Homeowners and organizations welcome you into their backyards to share sustainable and Earth-friendly practices! Choose from seven sites to visit.

Learn about:

  • Native prairie landscaping
  • Fruit trees and shrubs
  • Pesticide-free lawns and diversification
  • Vegetable gardening
  • Rain gardens
  • Pollinator and wildlife habitat
  • Composting

Prize drawing includes: 

  • $50 Gift certificate from Wapsie Pines (2) 
  • 55-gal repurposed, painted rain barrel
  • Rain garden plant package (2) 
  • Handcrafted bee hotel 
  • Good Neighbor Iowa swag basket

For a brochure with more information visit

To speak with someone with INRCOG / Iowa Waste Exchange about this event call 319-235-0311.

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