We hope you'll join us and help spread the word about these upcoming events related to preventing water pollution.
Fall 2017 Pollution Prevention-Related Events:
October 12

October 13
Harvest Moon Festival , 6-9 PM at the Lussier Family Heritage Center. This festival is a fundraising event for Friends of Capital Springs Recreation Area.

October 25
Road salt applicator trainings (roadways) . This training kicks off a series of training events (more listed below) that cover best winter maintenance practices that keep roadways and other paved surfaces safe without using excessive salt. Completing this training will certify attendees under the City of Madison’s new winter salt certification program.

October 26

October 28
Statewide DOJ drug take-back events . In addition to taking unused medications to MedDrop locations throughout Dane County year-round, residents can participate in this statewide collection event to prevent medication theft and water pollution.
November 2

November 3

November 13
Deadline for submitting applications for the district’s 2017 road salt reduction grants .
Funding Opportunities
The district continues to offer funding for reducing water softener and road salt use. Visit the district's chloride reduction grants webpage to view current funding opportunities.
The district is always glad to answer questions and provide resources to assist with your community's pollution prevention efforts. If you have any questions about any of these events, call 608-222-1201 or email

Best regards,

Emily Jones & Catherine Harris
Pollution Prevention Specialists, Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District