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November

06

2018

Council Meeting

November

12

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

November

22

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

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November

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2018

Tree Care Apprentice and Ground Operations Specialist Training

Robb Grace
ISA Certified Arborist, Founder, Grace Tree Company, LLC
This day-long class will cover TCIA’s training guidelines for both the Tree Care Apprentice and
the Ground Operations Specialist courses. Students will learn about common hazards that can occur in tree care, how to work safely and effectively as a member of a tree care crew, and what they can do to assist climbers in their work. Students will also learn basic information about chain saws and chipper safety. This course helps managers document and verify, according to OSHA guidelines, that employees have had the proper safety training for their job descriptions. Each participant will receive a helmet decal, certificate and laminated wallet card upon completion of the tests. This course carries 6 CEUs for ISA certified arborists (S=0, P=3, M=3).

Los arboleros nuevos y especialistas del suelo
Este es curso nuevo enseñado en español para que los empleados se conozcan a los quehaceres y responsabilidades del puesto. Mantenga a sus trabajadores de suelo motivados dándoles credenciales de la industria. Esto le ayudará a verificar, de acuerdo a las guías de la OSHA, que ha dado entrenamiento de seguridad de acuerdo a sus descripciones de trabajo. Tambíen ayuda a verificar que sus empleados comprendan los conceptos básicos de seguridad requeridos para trabajar en el suelo de las operaciones de cuidar a los árboles, incluyendo la operación segura de las motosierras y de los chippers. Los estudiantes aprenderán de los peligros comunes que se encuentra dentro del trabajo de árboles. También se trata de como trabajar seguramente como parte de un equipo y como ayudar a
los trepadores como trabajador del suelo. El programa le ayuda a documentar al entrenamiento. El curso es parte de la TCIA Tree Care Academy y está de acuerdo con el estándar de la TCIA. Cada participante recibirá adhesivo de casco, patch, certificado, y tarjeta plastificado al completar el curso.

November

05

2018

Public Meeting - CDBG projects

CDBG Public hearing for public comment for proposed 2019 CDBG projects/budget

November

12

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

November

14

2018

Chipper and Chain Saw Operation in Spanish

Instructor: Robb Grace, ISA Certified Arborist, Founder, Grace Tree Company, LLC
This course is designed for entry level arborists. The main goal of this one-day course is to acquaint students with the chippers and chainsaws and their safe operation so that they will be fully competent to operate the machinery safely, and without direct supervision. This program is designed to give an additional credential to the crew member by introducing them to the fundamentals of machine
operation. The course helps employers document training as well as identify and retain motivated
employees. It will verify, according to OSHA guidelines, that the employer has provided the proper safety training necessary to operate this machinery. The Chipper and Chainsaw course is a component of the TCIA Tree Care Academy Program and meets their accreditation standard. Each student will receive a helmet decal, patch, certificate, and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion of the test. This course carries 6 CEUs for ISA certified arborists (S=0, P=6, M=0). Meet at the Horticulture Center. Look for the paved road across Northwestern Avenue from the public garden entrance. Take the second right turn into the parking lot. Follow the paved path to the Horticulture Center.

Las operaciones de las motosierras y los chippers
Este curso es para los arboleros nuevos y es enseñado en español por el arbolero certificado Robb Grace. La meta principal de este curso de un día es enseñar a los estudiantes al mantenimiento y uso de los chippers y las motosierras y su operación segura para operarlas seguramente sin la supervisión directa. Este curso es para darles una credencial extra al empleado por enseñarle a los fundamentales de la operación de las maquinas. Este curso le ayudará al empleador a documentar el entrenamiento de los empleados encima de identificar y mantener a los empleados motivados. Verificará, según las guías de OSHA, que el empleador se ha dado el
entrenamiento de acuerdo a la maquinaria de los chippers y las motosierras. El curso es
componente del programa de la TCIA Tree Care Academy y se cumple con los estándares del
mismo. Cada estudiante recibe adhesivo de casco, patch, y tarjeta plastificada al terminar el curso.


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November

07

2018

Volunteer Tutor Orientation

Learn all about a volunteer tutor opportunity that can change the lives of adults needing help with reading, writing, math, GED prep or English as a Second Language. Attend a free Orientation by the Literacy Council of Norristown from 4:30 to 6:00 PM on November 7. For details or to register, call 610-292-8515 or visit our website: LcnLit.org.

November

12

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

November

22

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

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November

12

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

November

13

2018

Planning Commission Meeting

November

14

2018

Sewer Authority Board Meeting

November

22

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday


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November

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2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

November

22

2018

Holiday - Administrative Offices Closed

In observance of Holiday

Norristown Police Department



Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

info@norristown.org


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Norristown Recreation Fall Programs
Norristown Council Meeting held on September 4, 2018
Norristown Recreation Center Update Episode 1
Norristown Council tours Riverfront Properties


On July 31, 2018 Plymouth Ambulance and Norristown Fire Department conducted joint UTV training. Members from both Departments trained on incline ascents and descents, winch use for evacuation and overall UTV safety and operations.
From the gallery Norristown Fire Department


Members of Council celebrated the Grand Opening of Timshel Coffee. They are located downtown at 104 E Main Street.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017


Councilwoman Valerie Cooper with Dan Drake, Vice President, at the Mercy LIFE Norristown Groundbreaking
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017