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Nov
4
Tue
all-day Election Day
Election Day
Nov 4 all-day
Election Day
General Municipal Election – November 4, 2014 The City of Ukiah’s next regular election will be November 4, 2014. Three seats on the City Council are up for election. The remaining two seats are currently held by Douglas Crane and … Continue reading
6:00 pm Airport Commission @ OLD F.S.S. Building
Airport Commission @ OLD F.S.S. Building
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Airport Commission @ OLD F.S.S. Building | Ukiah | California | United States
Nov
11
Tue
all-day Veteran’s Day @ City of Ukiah Civic Center
Veteran’s Day @ City of Ukiah Civic Center
Nov 11 all-day
Veteran's Day @ City of Ukiah Civic Center | Ukiah | California | United States
The City of Ukiah Civic Center will be closed to honor Veteran’s Day.
3:00 pm Traffic Engineering Committee @ Ukiah Civic Center, conference room #3
Traffic Engineering Committee @ Ukiah Civic Center, conference room #3
Nov 11 @ 3:00 pm – Nov 11 @ 5:00 pm
Traffic Engineering Committee @ Ukiah Civic Center, conference room #3 | Ukiah | California | United States
City of Ukiah Civic Center

Construction

Erosion controls that aren’t maintained can cause excessive amounts of sediment and debris to be carried into the stormwater system. Stormwater can be diverted away from the construction site, while silt fences and other erosion controls can be put in place to minimize the amount of sediment that gets into the water. Also, soil erosion can be prevented by minimizing the disturbed area during construction projects, and by placing seed and mulch on bare areas as early as possible.  ErosionControlImage
 oil-leak Construction vehicles can leak fuel, oil and other harmful fluids that can be picked up by stormwater and deposited into local waterbodies. Make sure to clean up spills immediately and properly dispose of cleanup materials.

 

The EPA has a wonderful poster available that outlines best management practices that you can implement on your next construction project.

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