What's new with NEWSC?
Update on the State Budget and the Joint Finance Committee's motion #62
The final budget states that municipalities are prohibited from enacting ordinances that are stricter than
the state standards, except that a municipality may enact an ordinace for stormwater management that is more
stringent than state standards: 1) to control storm water quantity or local flooding; 2) to comply with
federally approved total maximum daily load (TMDL) plans; and 3) to regulate existing development or
Thank you to all who contributed to making the NEWSC Drainage Easement
Workshop a success!
Bob Schmeichel, Town of Neenah
Matt Heckenlaible, City of Green Bay
George Dearborn, Town of Menasha
Dean Schiller, Town of Greenville
Matt Parmentier, Edgarton, St.
Peter, Petak and Rosenfeldt
Jeff Mazanec, R.A. Smith National
Planners: Members of the NEWSC Municipal Committee
Hosts: Town of Grand Chute
The NEWSC Municipal Committee
would like to hold more trainings
in this format.
If you have a topic idea,
please forward it on to Jessica
firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeff Mazanec, Municipal Committee Chair
Seasonal Home Owner Education
Kids Can Help Too!
With Summer just around the corner, parents and grandparents will be looking for activities to
do with the children in their life as well as ways to keep kids busy!
Kids can help too has information for families to work together to keep our local waterways
The Perfect Lawn
Arm your residents with the information they need to have a beautiful healthy green lawn without
adding green to our waters.
Training Opportunities for Members:
CE Requirements for Professional Engineers
The Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services announced a new requirement for professional
engineers. 30 hours of approved PDHs or equivalent continuing education units, pertinent to the practice of
professional engineering are required every two years. Click Here for an Excel copy of the
DSPS tracking sheet for Engineer Continuing Education.
Make plans to educate Municipal Staff
Excal Visual training kits are
available for checkout from the NEWSC library! These kits come with DVD, training booklets and a quiz. These are
short trainings that can be done individually or for a whole crew.
Pollution Prevention: Check out the Excal Visual MS4 Pollution
Prevention training video series titled "Rain Check" from the NEWSC library. Show employees how to
practice good housekeeping, spill response, materials management, vehicle fueling, washing and other
Illicit Discharge: Check out the Excal Visual MS4 Illicit Discharge Training video
titled "IDDE - A grate concern" (14 1/4 minutes) from the NEWSC library. This training focuses on the
hazards of illicit discharges and show employees how to spot them. It show typical illicit discharges
occurring at storm drain inlets and at outfalls. It instructs employees to report suspected illicit
Contact Jessica - email@example.com or
920.858.4246 to reserve the kit for your upcoming training dates.
Remember we can only be successful as an organization with
participation from all of our members.
Building & Development - Tuesday, July 23
General Public - TBD
Municipal - TBD
Leadership Council -Monday, July 15
Full Member Meeting - Monday, November 11
For detailed meeting information - check out the calendar