Upcoming Training and Events

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We offer site assessments, custom workshops, and individualized assistance for client service providers, childcare centers, building managers, schools, retailers, and others interested in educating their staff and clients on reducing pesticide use.


Bed Bug in Chicago: Expert Webinar Series

Learn about Chicago’s Bed Bug Ordinance as it relates to a tenant or catch up on everything you need to know about the bed bug Ordinance as a landlord.  We’ll talk about your responsibilities when dealing with tenant reports of bed bugs, as well as recommended preventative measures.

Each FREE, 45 -minute presentation will be followed by an “Ask the Expert” Q&A.

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Contact us at: (773) 878-7378 or general@pesticideaction.org for more information.

Aug510:00 AM

Bed Bugs in Chicago

Regional trainings that provide organizations and building managers with the information they need to know to control bed bugs. This presentation is designed for managers of residential buildings or other client service providers addressing bed bug issues in their facilities. It will provide a general overview of the problem and reasonable solutions for controlling and treating and infestation. Agenda will include: 1. Chicago's bed bug ordinance: Who's responsible for what? 2. Creating and implementing a bed bug policy for your building or organization. 3. Preventing bed bug infestations 4. Basic treatment strategies used to control bed bugs 5. What to expect from a pest control operator. Who should attend: landlords, building managers (especially of residential facilities), managers of client service organizations, housekeeping staff, building maintenance staff. While more in depth than the general public needs, anyone who is interested in the topic is welcome to attend.

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