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Profile: The OAN represents over 1600 nursery stock producers retailers landscapers and allied companies in the nursery and green house industry. The OAN Directory Buyers Guide is a trremendous resource for sourcing and knowing the availability of quality plants. The online version www.nurseryguide.com lists over 500 growers 4500 plant varieties and over 33000 listings. Contact the OAN office for a copy of the guide (there is a 10 charge to cover shipping and handling) or serach online.

Address: 29751 SW Town Center Loop W
City: Wilsonville
State: OR
Zip Code: 97070
Phone: 888-283-7219
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$17 Billion Available in Transportation Loans
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) announce...
Issue:
08-02-1216801
LCDBM August 2012 Commentary: A Look Ahead. . .
Author:George Schmok
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">The landscape contractors we spoke to also seemed to be busy, with plenty of proj...
Issue:
08-01-1216799
Lessons From the Building Boom
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">A new academic study is adding perspective to the 15 years of roaring construction that prece...
Issue:
07-31-1216779
Existing Home Sales Fall in June
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">Existing home sales dipped in June, igniting fears that the rebounding housing market co...
Issue:
07-23-1216760
Foreclosures Up For Second Month
Author:Staff
<font face="helvetica">Foreclosures Up For Second Month</font>...
Issue:
07-13-1216726
LCDBM Hardscapes July 2012: A Hardscaper’s Challenge: Plan
Author:Jimmy Reed – ICPI Instructor; Contractor Liaison, Paveston
<font face="helvetica">A Hardscaper's Challenge: Planning for Profit and Success</font> ...
Issue:
06-29-1216655
Real Home Ownership Costs Unchanged Since Boom
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">The real costs of home ownership have remained static since the housing boom, according ...
Issue:
06-22-1216621
New Housing Report Shows Positives, Potential Problems
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">The housing market is beginning to make a positive contribution to the overall economy, ...
Issue:
06-15-1216598
Top 10 Areas for New Homebuyers
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">California's Central Valley snagged four mentions out of the top ten prime areas for fir...
Issue:
06-13-1216595
Colorado Water Trust Initiates Pilot Water Leasing
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Colorado is preparing for drought conditions. According to a Natural Resources Conservation S...
Issue:
04-27-1216435
Home Size Increase Bucks Trend
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">Between 2007 and 2010, smaller and smarter homes were on the rise, or so everyone though...
Issue:
04-13-1216396
Industry Indicators Point to Growth in 2012
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">Analysts and industry insiders are painting a rosy picture for the housing and construct...
Issue:
04-13-1216395
100 Year-Old Incandescent Light Bulb Still Glows
Author:staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">On March 26, 2012, a lead container time capsule was removed from a corner stone of GE's...
Issue:
04-11-1216372
Pampas Grass Considered Invasive Weed
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Eradicating pampas grass is difficult, as the leaves are sharp and tough. To get rid of the p...
Issue:
03-05-1216252
Huge Breakthroughs for Housing Industry
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Finally, we&rsquo;ve got some news that builders and contractors can be excited about. Privat...
Issue:
01-13-1216046
Existing Home Sales Held Back
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Existing home sales continue to drift sideways, with a high rate of contract failures holding...
Issue:
12-12-1115926
AD&C Lending Continues to Decline
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">According to FDIC Statistics of Banking for the third quarter of 2011, lending for acquisitio...
Issue:
12-12-1115922
Newly-Delinquent Mortgage Loans Fall
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Mortgage Bankers Association&rsquo;s National Delinquency Survey revealed a 45 basis point de...
Issue:
12-12-1115917
LASN December 2011 Editorial Commentary: What is the Red Fie
Author:Commentary by LASN Editor Stephen Kelly
<font face="helvetica">What is the Red Fields to Green Fields National Research Program?</font> ...
Issue:
12-09-1115910
2011 ASLA Chapter Reports: Michigan ASLA Chapter
Author:Staff
<font face="helvetica">Michigan ASLA Chapter</font>...
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12-08-1115876
R.I. ASLA Chapter Supports Legislation
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Rhode Island Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects is supporting the Li...
Issue:
11-21-1115823
R.I. ASLA Chapter Supports Legislation
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Rhode Island Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects is supporting the Li...
Issue:
11-21-1115822
The Plant Corner; Monkey See, Monkey Do
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Nepenthes edwardsiana, aka ''tropical pitcher plant'' or ''monkey cups,'' is a carnivorous ...
Issue:
11-10-1115796
Pending Home Sales Down Again in August
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">Pending homes sales declined again in August. National Association of Realtors (NAR) r...
Issue:
11-07-1115787
From "Flower Power" to Solar Power, Calif. Leads the Way
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">California leads the U.S. in production of solar energy. The Golden State also accounts ...
Issue:
11-04-1115780
AD&C Lending Still Contracting
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Lending for acquisition, development and construction purposes in home building remains restr...
Issue:
10-20-1115683
Federal Open Market Committee Downgrades Recovery
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Federal Reserve Board downgraded the assessment of the economic recovery, dropping refere...
Issue:
10-20-1115681
Time to Refinance America
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In a recently published &quot;new&quot; study by the Federal Reserve they confirmed what mi...
Issue:
10-17-1115653
LASN October 2011 PMBR: Transforming a Backyard into a Livin
Author:By Lindsay Houts, consultant to Pavestone Company
<font face="helvetica">Transforming a Backyard into a Living Space</font>...
Issue:
10-14-1115642
This Month in Housing News
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">National Association of Realtors reported sales of existing homes fell to 4.67 million in Jul...
Issue:
10-14-1115640
Where are the Nation's Second Homes?
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Second home ownership is often discussed in housing policy debates, but in general there is a...
Issue:
10-14-1115636
Firms of San Diego: Spurlock Poirier Landscape Architects
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">&ldquo;Placemaking takes passion,&rdquo; says Spurlock Poirier Landscape Architects. &ld...
Issue:
10-11-1115632
In and Around San Diego
Author:Compiled by Gregory Harris, LASN
<font face="helvetica">In and Around San Diego</font> ...
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10-10-1115545
LCDBM September 2011 People: Moana Nursery
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><strong>Moana Nursery</strong>, one of northern Nevada&rsquo;s premier garden center nurserie...
Issue:
09-01-1115450
Homeownership Rate Continues to Slide
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">According to the US Census Bureau, the seasonally adjusted homeownership rate declined to 66 ...
Issue:
08-11-1115376
LCDBM August 2011 People: Katherine Hetherington
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><strong>Pennsylvania Landscape Nursery Association</strong> announced that <strong>Katherine ...
Issue:
08-11-1115362
LCDBM August 2011 Hardscapes: Rebuilding Veterans Memorial B
Author:By Lindsay Houts, consultant to Pavestone Company
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">After Hurricane Katrina devastated much of Louisiana in 2005, the cities that made up Jeffers...
Issue:
08-11-1115359
Regional Patterns Emerging in Construction
Author:Staff
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Issue:
08-11-1115353
Loan Refinance Demand Jumps
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Mortgage Bankers Association reported a significant increase in the number of refinance a...
Issue:
08-04-1115308
John Deere, Caterpillar, seek Exemptions on Derivatives Rule
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The financial arms of U.S. manufacturing companies, nervous about new derivatives rules that ...
Issue:
08-01-1115279
Politicians Overlook Role of Housing
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve told Congress in his Semiannual Monetary Policy...
Issue:
07-21-1115248
Households Continue to Deleverage
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Federal Reserve reported that total consumer credit outstanding increased for the seventh con...
Issue:
07-20-1115241
Americans Oppose Mortgage Interest Deduction
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">A poll conducted by NAHB indicated clear bipartisan opposition to weakening of the present la...
Issue:
07-15-1115222
Housing Remains Sluggish, But Positive Signs are Emerging
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Housing and the economy remained sluggish and most economic data released during the past few...
Issue:
07-05-1115166
Expiring Loan Limits Mean Weaker Housing Demand in the Fall
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">New research&nbsp;from NAHB&nbsp;examines the scope of impact on housing markets from the sch...
Issue:
06-20-1115118
Bernanke Cites Housing in Economic Outlook Speech
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In a speech on the economic outlook of the U.S. economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernank...
Issue:
06-20-1115117
Federal Beige Book: No Surprises
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The current Federal Reserve Beige Book&nbsp;took a slightly more pessimistic tone than the&nb...
Issue:
06-20-1115114
Federal Chief Said Depressed Housing Slowing Economic Recove
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Someone in Washington seems to have noticed the connection between housing and the disappoint...
Issue:
06-20-1115113
"BEGIN" Helps Sightless Play
Author:Photos and information supplied by Eric Torrey, Safeplay Sys
<font face="helvetica">"BEGIN" Helps Sightless Play</font> ...
Issue:
06-09-1115052
Housing Market Bottom: Still Underwater
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Home prices fell faster in the first quarter of this year than at any time since the worst of...
Issue:
06-08-1115047
Existing-Home Sales Rise in March
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Sales of existing-home sales rose in March, continuing an uneven recovery that began after sa...
Issue:
04-28-1114912
Declines in Short-Term Mortgage Delinquencies
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Mortgage Bankers Association released data for the fourth quarter of 2010 for the National De...
Issue:
03-31-1114845
Schools, Park and Art Find Home on Historic Ambassador Hotel
Author:by AHBE Landscape Architects; Editor Stephen Kelly
<font face="helvetica">Schools, Park and Art Find Home on Historic Ambassador Hotel Site</font>...
Issue:
04-30-1114830
Economy Continues to Slog Along
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Federal Reserve&rsquo;s December Beige Book, which surveys national economic conditions, repo...
Issue:
03-28-1114803
LASN Stewardship March 2011: South Laguna Community Garden
Author:By Ann Christoph Landscape Architect ASLA
<font face="helvetica">South Laguna Community Garden</font>...
Issue:
03-04-1114744
Scioto Audubon Metro Park Brings Nature to the City
Author:By Mark Kline, Principal & Kinzelman Kline Gossman
<font face="helvetica">Scioto Audubon Metro Park Brings Nature to the City</font>...
Issue:
03-02-1114717
LASN Movers & Shakers March 2011: Joanne Vandervelde
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The lead role in <strong>Landscape Forms</strong> connection is with MCV Asia&rsquo;s Managin...
Issue:
02-28-1114679
Small Business Optimism
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The NFIB's Small Business Optimism Index: Optimism declined slightly in December, only to mak...
Issue:
02-16-1114656
A Recovering Economy Sees Slow Growth
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Even though the national economic recovery is over 18 months old, it has yet to gain much tra...
Issue:
02-03-1114624
LCDBM People In the News January 2011: Jason Nelson & Lee Co
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><strong>Dow AgroSciences</strong> has named <strong>Jason Nelson</strong> to the position of ...
Issue:
01-03-1114465
Landscape Architects Receive Honors
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The <em>Chicago Tribune</em> has named two landscape architects &mdash;Peter Schaudt and Erne...
Issue:
12-29-1014422
Municipalities Losing Billions in Mortgage Recording Fees
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">California has a $25 billion budget gap, and the Golden State has plenty of company across th...
Issue:
12-29-1014402
Former Ambassador Hotel Site Houses Schools, Art and a Park
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles opened in 1921. Back in the day the Ambassador hosted six...
Issue:
12-09-1014356
Expectations of Tightened Lending
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Federal Reserve&rsquo;s October 2010 Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Pract...
Issue:
12-06-1014348
Freddie Mac’s 3rd Quarter Report—Delinquency Rate Declin
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On Nov. 3, 2010 Freddie Mac reported a $4.1 billion third-quarter loss. This is Freddie&rsquo...
Issue:
12-30-1014292
Fed Sails with QE2...No, Not the Queen Elizabeth 2, the ''Qu
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Federal Reserve announced Nov. 3 that because the "pace of recovery in output and employm...
Issue:
12-30-1014285
Home Sizes Shrink
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In part, the downsizing trend is a product of necessity. During the years of the housing boo...
Issue:
11-23-1014264
A Shift in Mindset: Homeownership to Renting
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Fall is the time of the year for various states to hold meetings that address regional econom...
Issue:
11-22-1014257
Pennsylvania Water Projects Receive Funding
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell has announced the investment of $174 million in 27 dr...
Issue:
11-16-1014235
Housing Starts Led by Single-Family
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The improved builder outlook was reflected in September&rsquo;s construction activity by a 4....
Issue:
11-11-1014222
Freddie Mac's 3rd Quarter Report-Delinquency Rate Decline, F
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On Nov. 3, 2010 Freddie Mac reported its 3rd quarter numbers: a $4.1 billion third-quarter lo...
Issue:
11-08-1014200
Fed Sails with QE2??_No, Not the Queen Elizabeth 2, the "Qua
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Federal Reserve announced Nov. 3 that because the "pace of recovery in output and employm...
Issue:
11-04-1014158
Chicago Counties Approve Long-Range Plan
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On October 13, 2010, leaders of the seven Chicago area counties unanimously approved the Chic...
Issue:
10-28-1014104
Chicago Counties Approve Long-Range Plan
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On October 13, 2010, leaders of the seven Chicago area counties unanimously approved the Chic...
Issue:
10-28-1014090
Complacency Over Low Mortgage Rates
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The best par 30 year fixed mortgage rates remain in the 4 percent to 4.25 percent range for w...
Issue:
10-19-1014054
Housing, Mortgage Trends Improve
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In June 2010 national home prices increased 1.4 percent from a year ago, down from May&rsquo;...
Issue:
10-04-1013998
Decline in Negative Equity
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">National negative equity rates declined for the second consecutive quarter. According to Core...
Issue:
10-04-1013995
Foreclosures Down Since January
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The number of U.S. homes in default or foreclosure fell to 7.04 million as of July 31 from a ...
Issue:
09-22-1013966
Nevada, New York Different Extremes
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Only 7.1 percent of properties in New York state were underwater, with the total loan-to-valu...
Issue:
09-22-1013964
Gains Versus Inflation in Housing
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">If the market doesn&rsquo;t fall to its natural bottom, price gains in the next five to 10 ye...
Issue:
09-22-1013962
Windy City's Wind Powered Garage
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The ''Windy City'' lives up to its name as Chicago's newest parking garage becomes the first ...
Issue:
09-10-1013933
A Ray of Hope?
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Better news appears to be emerging on the finance front. The Federal Reserve&rsquo;s third qu...
Issue:
09-09-1013923
LASN 2010 Firms: Jordan Honeyman Landscape Architecture, LLC
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Jordan Honeyman Landscape Architecture, LLC was founded in November 1990 by Joan Honeyman and...
Issue:
09-07-1013892
Small Business Waits
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Many small businesses had hoped the legislation would pass the Senate by the end of July. <br...
Issue:
09-01-1013849
Loan Applications Barely Budge as Mortgage Rates Hit New Low
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Mortgage Bankers Association released its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week en...
Issue:
08-20-1013804
Mortgage Rate Hits All-Time Low
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages decreased to 4.57 percent...
Issue:
08-20-1013800
LCDBM commentary August 2010: Elections Matter
Author:By George Schmok
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Issue:
07-27-1013704
Foreclosure Filings on Track to Hit 3 Million Homes
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Default notices, auction sale notices and actual bank repossessions were received&nbsp; on a ...
Issue:
07-20-1013673
Mortgage Rates Mixed as Lenders Look to Buy
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">It may seem odd that two lenders would push mortgage rates in different directions on the sam...
Issue:
07-20-1013671
Home Repossessions Hit Record High
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Banks repossessed a record number of homes in May, an ominous sign for a real estate market t...
Issue:
07-14-1013649
Delinquencies and Foreclosures Worsen - or Do They?
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Mortgage Bankers Association reported that seasonally adjusted delinquencies for all loans ro...
Issue:
07-13-1013640
Home Repossessions Hit Record High
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Banks repossessed a record number of homes in May, an ominous sign for a real estate market t...
Issue:
07-13-1013637
Jobs Key to Housing Recovery
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The U.S. labor market will hold the key to a recovery in the hard-hit housing sector, accordi...
Issue:
07-13-1013636
60 Pianos for NYC
Author:Staff
New York City added a new sound to its usual cacophony of honking cars and taxis, groaning buses, and screeching subways: 5,280 tinkling piano ke...
Issue:
07-06-1013602
60 Pianos for NYC
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">New York City added a new sound to its usual cacophony of honking cars and taxis, groaning bu...
Issue:
07-06-1013592
Negative Home Equity Making a Big Impact
Author:Staff
<a href="http://www.landscapeonline.com/research/lol/2010/06/img/19652a.jpg"><img src='http://www.landscapeonline.com/research/lol/2010/06/img/19...
Issue:
06-18-1013554
FHFA Purchase-Only Home Price Index
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Federal Housing Finance Authority index includes home prices in nine Census Bureau divisions ...
Issue:
06-18-1013553
Influential Home Price Indices Paint Fuzzy Picture
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">There are four housing indexes that the country looks to for information on the state of the ...
Issue:
06-18-1013552
Existing Home Sales Median Prices Show Volatility
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Home Price Index shows home price behavior based on market-only sales and on combined sales u...
Issue:
06-18-1013550
Refinance Demand Declines as Pool of Qualified Borrowers Shr
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its Mortgage Applications Survey for the wee...
Issue:
06-16-1013544
Leverage Your Smart Phone To Help You In The Field With Thes
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The ubiquitous smartphone now has a host of applications for contractors:</font>...
Issue:
06-11-1013524
IFLA Plans for Montreal ... Only 2,550 Days Away!
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">When it comes to long-term planning, international organizations are tough to beat. For ...
Issue:
06-11-1013521
Heidi Kost-Gross Wins 2010 Landscape Design Council Award
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Landscape Design Council (LDC) of Massachusetts announced that Heidi Kost-Gross, landscap...
Issue:
06-10-1013515
Builder Confidence Weak Once Again
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Construction did the same. In the third and fourth quarter of last year, residential investme...
Issue:
06-03-1013484
Moving Towards a Green Economy
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference explored the strategies, policies, and investme...
Issue:
05-27-1013444
Learning Maintenance Techniques
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Turface Athletics&trade; was a proud sponsor of the Brickman Major League Baseball (MLB) Fiel...
Issue:
05-24-1013436
Real Estate Financing May See Rays of Hope
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">A pivotal question remains: Are lenders beginning to consider lending to real estate a good p...
Issue:
05-20-1013426
Calif. Considers Diesel mission Flexibility
Author:staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On April 22, the California Air Resources Board began the process to revise its strategy for ...
Issue:
05-06-1013404
Getting a loan will be pricier
Author:Staff
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">As the economy begins to mend, the cost of borrowing money for a big purcha...
Issue:
04-22-1013359
Another Toll of Unemployment
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">For many, being unemployed is in a real sense a struggle for survival. The unemployment check...
Issue:
04-15-1013341
Financial Markets are Holding Their Own
Author:Staff
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">Although it is still not easy for builders to obtain financing, home buyers...
Issue:
04-08-1013316
Proposed Moratorium for Enforcement of Chicago Landscape Ord
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">If you've been to Chicago and are a landscape professional, you're sure to have noticed on th...
Issue:
03-29-1013219
Live Oaks Donated to Irvine
Author:Staff
The City of Irvine has received a generous donation of an initial thirty-six Native Coastal Oak Trees grown by Joan Irvine Smith, philanthropist ...
Issue:
03-25-1013205
Calif., Oregon Nurseries Sue over S.C. Plant Regulations
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On March 8, 2010, the California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers (CANGC) and the ...
Issue:
03-24-1013193
Calif., Oregon Nurseries Sue over S.C. Plant Regulations
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">On March 8, 2010, the California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers (CANGC) and the ...
Issue:
03-19-1013191
Street Lighting Pilot Project for Gary, Ind.
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Gary, Indiana plans to get more energy-efficient with its street lighting, replacing the old ...
Issue:
03-09-1013152
LCDBM Technology March 2010: A Picture is Worth a Thousand W
Author:By David Sloan, Drafix Software
&nbsp;...
Issue:
03-04-1013132
EPA Partners on Stormwater Project
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the City of Redondo Beach, Calif., celebrate the...
Issue:
02-22-1013072
Loan Performance Takes a Big Hit by Negative Home Equity
Author:Staff
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">The number of nonprime mortgage originations (including subprime and Alt-A ...
Issue:
02-11-1013057
Small Business Administration Seeks to Implement American Re
Author:Staff
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">Due to recent turmoil in U.S. credit markets, many lenders have been reluct...
Issue:
02-11-1013056
States Slash Funds for EPA Programs
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">The states are responsible for implementing nearly every major EPA program, inclu...
Issue:
02-10-1013043
he Healthy Lawns/Healthy Environment Initiative
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection with a 2009 Governor's Environmental Ex...
Issue:
02-03-1013015
Virginia Tech's Undergraduate Landscape Architecture Program
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Virginia Tech's undergraduate landscape architecture program, in the School of Architecture +...
Issue:
01-25-1012976
Companies in U.S. Expand at Fastest Pace Since 2006
Author:Staff
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font="font">In December American companies expanded at the fastest pace in almost four ...
Issue:
01-14-1012951
Housing Still Faces Significant Headwinds
Author:Staff
<img src='http://www.landscapeonline.com/research/lol/2010/01/img/18901CaliforniaForeclosures.jpg' border='1' /><br /> <br> </br> ...
Issue:
01-07-1012928
Housing Still Faces Significant Headwinds
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The housing market still faces significant headwinds, even as they begin to abate. The Federa...
Issue:
12-02-0912823
Forecast for 2010: A Forced March Opportunity
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">U.S. stocks rallied in November, sending benchmark indexes to 13-month highs. Commoditie...
Issue:
12-01-0912809
ValleyCrest: A Bird's Eye View of 2010: From One Big Tree Wi
Author:By Tom Donnelly, ValleyCrest
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">''We at ValleyCrest don't get just one picture of the economy. We are actually getting 17 pic...
Issue:
11-24-0912803
Commercial Real Estate Will Hit Bottom in 2010, Report Says
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">A study released Nov. 5, 2009 by PriceWaterhouseCoopers and the Urban Land Institute predicts...
Issue:
11-24-0912802
Refinance Applications Down 1.4 Percent, Purchase Index at 1
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Mortgage Bankers Association released the Weekly Survey on Mortgage Application Activity for ...
Issue:
11-23-0912786
AFL-CIO Jobs Proposal
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The head of the largest U.S. labor federation urged President Barack Obama to use the $700 bi...
Issue:
11-20-0912779
Fiscal Report Card on the States
Author:Staff
<strong>The full report and an executive summary on the financial health of the 50 states is available from The Pew Center on the States (<a href...
Issue:
11-16-0912764
Economic Stimulus Opportunities for Landscape Architects
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was enacted into law to spur job creation a...
Issue:
11-11-0912737
LASN Movers & Shakers November 2009
Author:Staff
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Issue:
11-02-0912714
Humanizing Urban Environments - Profile: Mia Lehrer, FASLA,
Author:Interview by Leslie McGuire, managing editor
<font face="helvetica">Humanizing Urban Environments<br /> </font>...
Issue:
11-02-0912711
What Lies Ahead for the Economy and Housing?
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The economy does seem to be in the early phase of a recovery as government money from the sti...
Issue:
10-28-0912692
Low Cost Loans for Synthetic Turf
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">California's Governor Arnold Schwartzenegger has just signed into law two very important bill...
Issue:
10-26-0912676
FHA Commissioner Says Agency Won't Need Bailout
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">David Stevens, the commissioner of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) testified on Capi...
Issue:
10-21-0912655
AIA Releases Long-Term Recovery Plan
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">As architects and their firms continue to struggle through the most dismal economic climate i...
Issue:
10-20-0912647
LASN Stewardship October 2009: The First Tee of Cleveland, C
Author:By Brit Stenson, ASGCA, ASLA
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In early 2000, a former Cleveland Indian, Andre (Thunder) Thornton, put together a board of ...
Issue:
10-01-0912569
Moment of Silence: Theodore J. Wirth, FASLA (1927-2009)
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Theodore J. Wirth, FASLA, age 82, a third generation landscape architect, a 1978 Fellow of th...
Issue:
09-28-0912554
Market Distress Peaked in October 2008
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">One way of measuring the distress in financial market is to look at the spread or difference ...
Issue:
09-22-0912534
Financial Markets Still Need Time to Heal
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The financial markets have come a long way since their near collapse a year ago. Some compone...
Issue:
09-22-0912533
Financing for Housing Faces Major Hurdles
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">For about three years now, builders have faced increasing difficulty in obtaining AD&amp;C lo...
Issue:
09-22-0912531
Caution on Housing’s Outlook is in Order
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><p> Those same tight lending standards, along with extremely conservative (some would say low-ball) appraisals...
Issue:
09-01-0912431
Chicago: ASLA and All that Jazz
Author:Staff
<font font><span class="style3"><span class="style4"><span class="style6"><strong>The Field Museum of Natural History</strong>, one of Chicago's ...
Issue:
09-01-0912426
'Graham Thomas' Named World's Favorite Rose
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Dorothy Parker once bemoaned, ''Why is it no one ever sent me yet one perfect limousine, do y...
Issue:
08-18-0912362
Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud Behind It — and Challenges
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Lest the prospect of less pain lull us into a sense of complacency, it is worth noting that even as things impr...
Issue:
08-14-0912353
New Credential For Green Roof Organization
Author:Staff
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif" font size="3">If a new professional designation catches on, designers and contractors involved in sust...
Issue:
07-23-0912283
The OC Great Park Plans $61 Million in Construction
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">With $61 million in Construction Projects planned this will be one of the largest development...
Issue:
07-20-0912259
Architect Woodhouse Wins Burnham Memorial Competition
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><font face="times" font size="3">LASN recently wrote about the AIA Chicago Foundation's desig...
Issue:
07-20-0912257
Housing Completions Take a Tumble
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> It's going to take the housing market a few more months to recover, as the influx of foreclosures dissipates an...
Issue:
06-29-0912178
The Healing Process Is Underway in Financial Markets
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> The broad range of efforts by the Federal Reserve, combined with the financial stabilization policies enacted b...
Issue:
06-22-0912145
The Fed Will Not Stand Down Until Recovery Is Assured
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Keep optimistic because the Federal Reserve will do whatever it takes to get our country out of the current ...
Issue:
06-22-0912144
Green Resources for Energy Efficient Neighborhoods Act Re-In
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.) has reintroduced HR 2336, the Green Resources for Energy Efficient Neighborhoo...
Issue:
05-28-0912058
Four Senators Propose $39 Billion Water Infrastructure Bill
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Four senators on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee have introduced the Water Infrastructure Fin...
Issue:
05-26-0912038
Small Business Administration's Implementation of Administra
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Small Business Administration&#8217;s Implementation of Administrative Provisions<br /> Under the American Rec...
Issue:
05-26-0912030
Green Credentials Challenged In Light Of Campus Building Pla
Author:staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The University of Maryland, College Park aspires to be one of the "greenest" institutions of ...
Issue:
05-14-0912005
Journey Through Hallowed Ground Corridor Management Plan Rec
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">There is no place in our country more saturated with history than the region celebrated in th...
Issue:
05-08-0911993
Mortgage Rates Down in March
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> The Federal Housing Finance Agency today reported that the average interest rate on conventional 30-year, fixed...
Issue:
05-04-0911963
Housing Production Still Is Weakening
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> The housing sector, which began to weaken more than two years prior to the onset of national recession at the e...
Issue:
04-14-0911887
Policy Stimulus Is Accumulating
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Despite some rough spots in its design and implementation, it's fair to say that the multi-faceted policy blitz...
Issue:
04-14-0911884
House Price Performance Was Mixed Early This Year
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Widely different signals are being thrown off by available measures of house prices for the early part of this ...
Issue:
04-13-0911882
The Labor Market Also Is Reeling
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> The sharp declines in spending and economic output naturally are battering the labor market, according to Natio...
Issue:
04-13-0911881
Burnham Memorial Finalists Named
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The AIA Chicago Foundation has named three finalists for the design competition for a lakefro...
Issue:
04-08-0911866
LCN Commentary April 2009
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">Besides it being Easter time and spring, and besides the fact that April is Landscape Architecture month (So whe...
Issue:
04-03-0911856
LASN Commentary April 2009
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">Besides it being Easter time and spring and besides the fact that April is Landscape Architecture month, one of ...
Issue:
04-02-0911851
AB 474: H20 Efficiency Loans?
Author:Staff
ml><head> <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1"> <style type="text/css"> <!-- .style12 { font-family: "Ti...
Issue:
04-02-0911844
Home Sales Should Be Stabilizing Soon
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Large cumulative declines in home prices in many areas, combined with attractive interest rates on prime conven...
Issue:
04-01-0911840
Hygienic Art Park: New London, Conn.
Author:By Brian Kent, BLA, Kent + Frost, LLC, Landscape Architectur
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04-01-0911831
2009 March LCN - Hardscapes: Natural Stone Ordering 101
Author:By Matthew Doyle, Assistant Editor
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Issue:
03-04-0911758
TIFs + Accountability = Profitable Development for Madison,
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">No, were not talking about TIF, the stock symbol for Tiffany & Co (down 3.02 percent to $24.08 on this day, Jan ...
Issue:
01-15-0911580
PLANET to Hold Leader’s Forum
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><font face="times" font size="3">The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) will be holding a...
Issue:
01-09-0911553
HUD Disaster Funding for Iowa Tips Scale at $281 Million
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">With all the talk about bailouts to various financial entities, you probably don't know, unle...
Issue:
01-08-0911543
LASN Commentary January 2009
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">I'm not sure the landscape industry is actually ready for another year like last year . . . After all, it wasn't...
Issue:
01-01-0911528
astwood Stadium: Swap Me?
Author:By Matthew Doyle, assistant editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Eastwood Field in Niles, Ohio is home to the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Class-A affiliate of the Cleveland India...
Issue:
12-30-0811524
National & International Associations
Author:LSMP Editorial Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">I am very pleased to report that PGMS has accomplished much in this past year. We've made great strides to make ...
Issue:
12-30-0811518
National & International Associations
Author:LSMP Editorial Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">I am very pleased to report that PGMS has accomplished much in this past year. We've made great strides to make ...
Issue:
12-30-0811517
LCN January 2009 Commentary
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times"> <span class="style1">I'm not sure the landscape industry is actually ready for another year like last year . . . After all, ...
Issue:
12-29-0811502
January 2009 Off the Clock
Author:By Ranya Botros and Victor Calderon
<font face="times" font size="3"><span class="style5"> Sandra Ammerman, an administrative assistant with the Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce, sai...
Issue:
12-23-0811487
November Foreclosure Activity Down
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Foreclosure activity in the U.S. was down seven percent from the previous month, according to a report released ...
Issue:
12-12-0811473
Golf Industry Impacted by Economy
Author:Staff
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12-11-0811472
Forecast 2009: LASN Survey of Landscape Architecture Firms
Author:Steve Kelly, editor
<font face="times" font size="3">LASN conducted an online survey in Oct. of landscape architecture firms to see how they fared this year and thei...
Issue:
12-08-0811460
National Associations Year-End Reports
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">As 2008 comes to a close, it is time to reflect on the many things that were accomplished in the Landscape Indus...
Issue:
12-08-0811459
LCN December 2008 Commentary
Author:By George Schmok, Publisher
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>T'were the days before Christmas<br /> And all through the land,<br /> Many were pleading,<br /> "Pleas...
Issue:
12-08-0811458
LASN Commentary December 2008
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">T'were the days before Christmas<br /> And all through the land,<br /> Many were pleading,<br /> "Please give...
Issue:
12-12-0811457
2008 December LSMP Commentary: Merry Christmas & Happy New Y
Author:George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">T'were the days before Christmas<br /> And all through the land,<br /> Many were pleading,<br /> "Please give...
Issue:
12-04-0811450
National Landscape Architecture Bodies
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">At the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) annual meeting, Sept. 4-6 in San Diego, CL...
Issue:
12-04-0811449
2009 Green Star Awards
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Each year, the Professional Grounds Management Society names the winners of the PGMS Green Star Grounds Manageme...
Issue:
12-03-0811440
2009 Green Star Awards
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <ul> <li>The Disneyland Resort, Year of a Million Dreams, Anaheim, CA</li> ...
Issue:
12-03-0811439
LCN December 2008 Off the Clock
Author:Compiled By Elise Cimino & Curt Nettinga
<font face="times" font size="3"> Area contractors in Hot Springs, South Dakota are donating their time, equipment and expertise to install water...
Issue:
12-02-0811423
LASN PMBR November 2008
Author:By Lynn Barnhart
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Issue:
11-10-0811377
2008 October LSMP PGMS: Sustainable Practices
Author:By Eric Grammer, Communications Manager, Professional Ground
<font face="times" font size="3">With the focus of this issue on mowers and the investment facilities make in them, I thought it appropriate to ...
Issue:
11-07-0811371
Cultivating Capital: Running A Business Without Capital to G
Author:By Itamar Chalif, Atlantic Capital Solutions, Inc.
<font face="times" font size="3"> There is difficulty some seasonal businesses, like arborists and landscapers face, in getting financing from ba...
Issue:
11-03-0811360
Rubbish Goes Green
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><font face="times" font size="3">A landscape restoration of a 370-acre dump at the Valley of ...
Issue:
10-27-0811312
NAR: Existing Home Sales Down 2.2 Percent
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">NAR: Existing Home Sales Down 2.2 Percent</font></center></h2>...
Issue:
09-24-0811197
Light Rail System Proposed for Detroit
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">In a key fund-raising innovation, leaders of the effort are selling naming rights for up to 1...
Issue:
09-16-0811160
Loans For Desert Landscaping
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">September 2 is the first day Henderson residents can apply for low-interest loans to help cover the costs of rep...
Issue:
09-10-0811153
LCN August 2008 Movers & Shakers
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <strong>CONTECH Construction Products Inc.</strong> announced that <strong>Ronald C. Keating</strong> has been ...
Issue:
08-04-0811013
USDA Drops Chemical Use Data
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has eliminated the only federal program that tracks the use of pestic...
Issue:
08-04-0811004
Rethinking Airport Landscapes
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Palm Springs, Calif.--On June 25, 2008, the Palm Springs Commission approved a compromise plan for the landscapi...
Issue:
07-14-0810895
Tenn. Turf Programs facing Axe
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif"><font face="times" font size="3">The Tennessee Board of Regents is considering eliminating a ...
Issue:
07-08-0810870
Case Help With Iowa Levee Fortification
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Case Construction Equipment arranged for use of the first of several crawler dozers to help fortify levees along...
Issue:
06-24-0810821
Parasitic-Infected Wildlife Feces in the Jetting Fountains?
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">With warm weather on the way, Santa Clara County (Northern Calif., south bay area) has at least one of its commu...
Issue:
06-23-0810818
Abandoned Houses Provide Opportunity
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">As the foreclosure crisis continues to strike many areas of the country, mortgage companies, ...
Issue:
06-02-0810743
Husqvarna Has New Dealers in 50 States
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Husqvarna initiated a program to allow for direct interaction with independent dealers in all 50 states. Start...
Issue:
05-23-0810701
Existing Home Sales Slip in April
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Existing home sales slowed in April, while at the same time, a greater number of areas are sh...
Issue:
05-23-0810698
China Faces Foreign Plant Invasion
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Woody and aquatic plants from overseas are poised to pour across China as trade ramps up over...
Issue:
05-05-0810621
Report: Foreclosure Rate to Increase Next Few Years
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Homeowners being foreclosed upon may not be the only homeowners affected, according to data c...
Issue:
04-22-0810595
Flight 93 A Field of Honor Forever
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">A Remarkable Tribute &#38; Powerful Story of Individuals Who Chose to Act....
Issue:
03-27-0810539
The Art of Lighting Design
Author:By Janet Lennox Moyer, IALD, LASN Associate Editor
<font face="times" font="font" size="3">The field of landscape lighting continues to explode. New light sources, new high quality fixtures and as...
Issue:
04-25-0810526
Mall Monuments Outshine Capitol
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Congress is an easy target for criticism. Citizens may wonder about the relevancy of our repr...
Issue:
03-13-0810487
Cemetery Monument Maintenance
Author:Cumberland Research Group. Inc.
<font face="times" font size="3">Cumberland Research Group. Inc. is located in Murfreesboro, Tn. They are based around a core of associates with ...
Issue:
02-29-0810432
Franklin Square: A Place for Everything, Everything in Its P
Author:By Kevin Burrows, LASN assistant editor and Jim Illigash, RL
<font face="times" font="font" size="3">Franklin Square is a historic park that was planned by William Penn as one of Philadelphia&rsquo;s five c...
Issue:
03-27-0810412
NAR: Home Prices Increase in Portions of U.S.
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Total state existing-home sales, including single-family and condo, were at a seasonally adju...
Issue:
02-14-0810374
A Study of Human Sexuality as it Relates to the Bible . . .
Author:A Biblical Approach to Human Sexuality from Dr. Merton Strom
<font face="times" font size="3">Introduction...
Issue:
02-08-0810360
LASN Letters February 2008
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">A Colorado opinion page editor has ridiculed the concept of licensure for landscape architects, comparing it to ...
Issue:
02-04-0810346
Retaining Walls With Character, Moxie, Whimsy, Artistry...
Author:By Leslie McGuire, managing editor
<font face="times" font="font" size="3">Starting with the premise that Form Follows Function, consider the possibilities and vistas that could op...
Issue:
02-28-0810296
Existing Home Sales Down in 2007
Author:Staff
<font size="3" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">Existing home sales declined in December according to a report released by the National Assoc...
Issue:
01-24-0810281
LASN PMBR News January 2008
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>The brick band on the walkway at Clipper Magazine Stadium in Lancaster City, Pa. may soon be the city standa...
Issue:
01-15-0810253
Roanoke Island’s Elizabethan Gardens Under Renovation—Sa
Author:Staff
For more info, visit <a href="http://elizabethangardens.org" target="_blank"> elizabethangardens.org</a> </strong></div> </td>...
Issue:
01-04-0810207
Editor Places Landscape Architects in the Same Category as
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><strong>A Colorado opinion page editor has ridiculed the concept of licensure for landscape architects, comparin...
Issue:
01-03-0810204
Should Redesign Stay True to the Original?
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Washington Square at 5th Avenue and Waverly Place in Greenwich Village is one of those places people who have ne...
Issue:
12-20-0710171
Loans Can Help You Weather Drought
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest loans to businesses in affected counties t...
Issue:
12-04-0710116
08 Forecast: LASN Survey Reveals Over Half of Landscape Arch
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">First of all, the encouraging economic news. LASN's survey of landscape architect firms found 43.8 percent of th...
Issue:
12-04-0710113
Housing market Adjusts to Credit Crunch
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">This summer's subprime crisis has taken a toll on the housing market as 2007 ends, but the industry is adjusting...
Issue:
11-28-0710085
Condo Market Boosts October Housing Starts
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">An upswing the multifamily market lifted total housing starts three percent in October to a seasonally adjusted ...
Issue:
11-20-0710059
Sales of Existing Homes Down Eight Percent
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Sales of Existing Homes Down Eight Percent</font></center></h2>...
Issue:
10-24-079960
Beaver Problems in St. Louis
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> As Missouri's population has increased, residents are trying to adapt to the new surroundings, and the evidenc...
Issue:
10-18-079943
Beaver Problems in St. Louis
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">As Missouri's population has increased, residents are trying to adapt to the new surroundings, and the evidence ...
Issue:
10-18-079941
New NYC Anti-paving Law
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>After years of lobbying from city officials and the Queens Civic Congress, the Department of City Planning h...
Issue:
10-15-079927
LASN Publisher’s Corner December, 1989
Author:George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>1989 was a great year for both The <i>Landscape Architect and Specifier News</i> and The Landscape Archi...
Issue:
12-01-899903
ASLA Chapters
Author:staff
<center><h4><span style="color:#c78914;">Alaska</span></h4></center>...
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12-01-899900
Subsidiary Development: A Profitable Alternative
Author:Jeffrey Seemens
During my formal education at Texas A&#38;M University from 1969 to 1973, one of our design professors told us that if we were interested in maki...
Issue:
11-01-899899
LASN News September, 1989
Author:staff
We noticed that something was missing from last month&#8217;s ASIC article on pumping stations, namely the formula and diagram appearing here. We...
Issue:
09-01-899867
Will Tourism Devour Kassandra?
Author:Jere Stuart French and Ioannis A. Tsalikidi
<i>The sky is a hazy cobalt blue, sharply edged by stark limestone cliffs rising from an azure sea. The sun flashes on its choppy surface, contra...
Issue:
05-01-899837
ASLA Ceremony Honors 33 New Fellows
Author:Gregory V. Harris, Regional Editor
<font face="times" font size="3">The American Society of Landscape Architects Council of Fellows is an elite group of landscape architects who ha...
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10-05-079817
FASLA 2007 Joanne Westphal
Author:Staff
<strong> Company/academic title:</strong> Professor, Michigan State University...
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10-05-079814
Rent, Lease, or Buy: Skid Steer Loaders
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><em> "In 1959 the M-200 Melroe self-propelled loader was introduced, this loader was, in effect, the first Bobca...
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10-02-079744
Pending Home Sales Index at Record Low
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Pending Home Sales Index at Record Low</font></center></h2>...
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10-02-079730
Existing Home Sales Down Again
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Existing Home Sales Down Again</font></center></h2>...
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09-25-079699
Pending Home Sales Lower in July
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Pending Home Sales Lower in July</font></center></h2>...
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09-05-079598
LCN August 2007 Labor, Laws & Letters
Author:Compiled by Erik Skindrud, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3">California has passed the toughest off-highway diesel regulations in the nation, a move that affects more than 1...
Issue:
08-31-079590
Home Improvement Loans: To Help Sell Projects
Author:By Steve Gibbs, Tag Team Global
<font face="times" font size="3">What happens when a homeowner's landscaping dream exceeds their pocketbook? One new idea has contractors help cl...
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08-29-079569
Sales of Existing Homes Down in July
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Sales of Existing Homes Down in July</font></center></h2>...
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08-27-079533
Masters of Landscape Architecture. . .Grant R. Jones, FASLA
Author:Kay Tiller
When landscape architects &#8211; and for that matter, a number of public figures from city park supervisors to national government officials &#8...
Issue:
11-01-889492
Long Range Plan For ASLA Highlights Kubota Agenda
Author:Kay Tiller
Incoming 1988-89 ASLA President, Brian Kubota, has outlined his agenda for the Society in an exclusive interview with Kay Tiller, a longtime frie...
Issue:
11-01-889484
LASN Movers & Shakers September, 1988
Author:staff
<b>Perry L. Wood</b> and <b>Edward G. Evans, Jr.</b> have announced the opening of <b>Wood and Partners, Inc.</b>, a land planning and landscape ...
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09-01-889456
A Balanced Approach? Resources vs Habitat
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has proposed revisions to its Little Snake (northwestern Colorado) resource ...
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08-01-079327
Boom to Bust to Boom
Author:Stephen Kelly, editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Our featured project is the Church Street reconstruction and Capitol Boulevard revitalization in downtown Nashvi...
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08-01-079324
Tree Trader Makes Dough on Palms
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">A palm dealer surprised landscapers in Stockton, Calif. recently when he offered to pay as much as $15,000 for C...
Issue:
06-12-079103
LASN Letters June 2007
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><strong>Editor's note:</strong> "Childern's Adventure Garden Brings Life to a New Park in Atlanta" by Lisa Frank...
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06-05-079009
Build One and They’ll All Want One, Too!
Author:By Leslie McGuire, managing editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Colette Kuki of Wallace has recently completed requirements to become a Registered Landscape Contractor in the s...
Issue:
06-05-079008
Existing Home Sales Fall in April
Author:Staff
<h2><center><font face="helvetica">Existing Home Sales Fall in April</font></center></h2>...
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05-25-078959
ASLA Selects 33 Members for Council of Fellows
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>ASLA has announced the selection of 33 members for induction into its Council of Fellows, among the highest ...
Issue:
05-14-078915
LASN Publisher’s Corner August 1986
Author:George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>The second half of 1986 promises to be a good one for the Landscape Architectural Profession. With the r...
Issue:
08-01-868839
LASN News October 1985
Author:staff
<i>&#8220;Industry Update&#8221; is a regular feature of <b>THE LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT and Specifier News</b>. In each issue we will attempt to feat...
Issue:
10-01-858819
Please Walk on the Grass: The Wirth-While Legacy of Common G
Author:By Joan Berthiaume, Co-founder, Minneapolis Parks Legacy Soc
<font face="times" font size="3">120 years ago in New York's Central Park, a new forester was stopped by a park policeman while crossing the nort...
Issue:
03-01-078533
Super Weather Site
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Jerry Shields, a golf course superintendent at Island Springs Golf Resort on St. Joseph Island near Sault Ste. M...
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01-24-078384
Historic Remnants to be Buried
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Richard Voelker reports in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that a few months shy of old Fort Pitt's 250th anniver...
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01-18-078368
ASLA Chapter Reports
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><em>Report from Peter Briggs, Chapter President</em></font>...
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11-28-068168
National/international Associations
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><em>From Christina Rosell, O'Neill Communications</em></font>...
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11-28-068164
LASN PMBR News November 2006
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Expert speakers and panelists from 17 countries will address "Design for Environmental and Social Sustainabi...
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10-27-068030
Hardscapes: Euro vs. U.S.
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Do European public spaces enjoy superior pavements? Architect and professor Roger Lewis of the University of...
Issue:
10-23-067985
LCN March 2006 Commentary
Author:George Schmok, Publisher
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Trade show season is always a busy time of year and this year was no exception. From mid-January to mid-Feb...
Issue:
10-06-067939
Green Roofs and Practice Acts: A Year of Progress for ASLA
Author:Compiled by Erik Skindrud, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3">The 12-month period since last summer might be dubbed The Year of the Green Roof. The year has also seen legisla...
Issue:
09-28-067864
Experts Provide Insight Into Global Water Crisis
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Leading environmental and water conservation experts convened August 31, 2006 in Tucson, Ariz., to examine conse...
Issue:
09-27-067860
A Splashing Design for Historic Boys Ranch
Author:By Stephen Kelly, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Bedford, Texas, site of our featured project, is in northeast Tarrant County, northeast of Fort Worth, populatio...
Issue:
09-26-067828
Florida ASLA 2006 Designs Awards
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">This year's top design honor in the Florida ASLA Chapter, the Frederic B. Stresau Award, went to David Conner &#...
Issue:
09-11-067751
LASN Publisher's Page September, 2003
Author:George Schmok
There's a move to require licensure as a prerequisite for full membership in the ASLA . . . This debate is at the core of the growth of the profe...
Issue:
09-01-037662
Arany Is New Exe. Dir. of Landmark Society
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">After a national search, the Landmark Society of Western New York has appointed Joanne Arany executive director...
Issue:
08-11-067563
Manassas Battlefield Park
Author:Sean Stowell
Two Civil War battles were fought in the Virginia countryside known as Manassas between 1861 and 1862. Since it was established in 1940, the Mana...
Issue:
03-01-037360
LASN News February, 2003
Author:staff
<b>NEW YORK</b> &#8211; Signaling an important change in policy towards the High Line elevated rail structure, on Manhattan's Far West Side, the ...
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01-01-037336
Isamu Noguchi’s Playground Designs
Author:Leslie McGuire, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3"><span class="style1">As Noguchi said of his playground design for the United Nations Playground (which was cance...
Issue:
09-01-047115
FASLA 2005 Joan Hirschman Woodward
Author:staff
<strong>Company/academic title:</strong>Professor and graduate coordinator, Department of Landscape Architecture, California State Polytechnic Un...
Issue:
06-14-067106
Los Angeles Residents Fight to Save Garden
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">In Los Angeles, residents are fighting to save a 14-acre piece of land from being bulldozed....
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06-12-067055
Sports Turf Update in New York
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> Gray Leaf Spot is a relatively new turfgrass disease that has been found on Long Island and in the lower Hudson...
Issue:
05-26-066972
Prisoners Research Invasive Plants in the South
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Fourteen prisoners at the Caledonia Correctional Institution in North Carolina will soon be researching the effe...
Issue:
05-15-066939
LSMP Pest Control September 2004
Author:Leslie McGuire, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3">The red imported fire ant (RIFA) is a highly aggressive invasive species known for its fiery sting. Also known a...
Issue:
09-01-046928
LSMP People in the News September 2004
Author:staff
<font face="times" font size="3"><b>Peggy S. Perry, PhD</b> is honored with the 2004 <b>Ron Regan Education and Career Award</b>. The award is pr...
Issue:
09-01-046922
LSMP Pest Control March 2004
Author:staff
<font face="times" font size="3">As the weather warms, the dormant insect population emerges to feast. When it comes to protecting the landscape ...
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03-01-046910
LSMP Close Up March 2004
Author:staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The weather is getting warmer and you are getting antsy. You've been thinking about getting the equipment out a...
Issue:
03-01-046903
LASN News August 2004
Author:staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) has announced a program whose goal is to plant a "wreath" of tr...
Issue:
08-01-046899
LASN Stewardship August 2004
Author:By Jodie Carter, regional editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Jane Silverstein Ries has designed Colorado landscapes since 1932, and has designed more than 1,500 landscapes i...
Issue:
08-01-046894
The Hill-Top Campus:
Author:Stephen Kelly, managing editor
<font face="times" font size="3">Washington University was founded in 1853 in St. Louis, Missouri. By the early 1890s, the university trustees op...
Issue:
06-01-046851
A Landscape of Modern Sculpture
Author:Jodie Carter
<font face="times" font size="3">Driven by a love affair with art that has lasted over 50 years, Ray and Patsy Nasher have actualized notable ach...
Issue:
02-01-046795
LASN Technology April 2006
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Working with a student a few weeks ago, I had the chance to reacquaint myself with a software package that has b...
Issue:
04-03-066701
LASN Commentary March 2006
Author:By George Schmok, Publisher
<font face="times" font size="3">Trade show season is always a busy time of year and this year was no exception. From mid-January to mid-Februar...
Issue:
03-14-066604
How Much is That Landscape Architect in the Window?
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">How much would a person of the female persuasion pay for a date with a Landscape Architect at the Fourth Annual ...
Issue:
03-03-066584
LSMP Commentary March 2006
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">Trade show season is always a busy time of year and this year was no exception. From mid-January to mid-Februar...
Issue:
03-03-066572
New Landscape Rules For Va. Town
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Officials in Lynchburg, Va. in late February finalized what they hope will be stronger landscaping laws for city...
Issue:
03-02-066568
Pervious Concrete 101
Author:By Chere Peterson, President of Petrus UTR, Inc.
<font face="times" font size="3">Pervious (porous, permeable) concrete was developed to prevent stormwater runoff more than 50 years ago in Swede...
Issue:
03-01-066545
In the Garden of Good and Harmony
Author:Stephen Kelly, managing editor
&#8220;Harmonizing Japanese garden design principles with contemporary sensibilities to create landscapes that recognize humanity&#8217;s need fo...
Issue:
01-01-046537
County Wide Landscaping Paves the Way
Author:by Stephen Kelly, regional editor
The base for the Raess residence driveway is 17.5-inches of grade 8 gravel topped with a half-inch of coarse sand. Sand was added in three-inch i...
Issue:
03-01-066529
Conservationists Bemoan Decline of Mughal Gardens
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Priyaleen Singh is a landscape architect and environment planner working to restore the Mughal gardens built in ...
Issue:
02-28-066522
2005 Forecast – Steady Growth, Solid Industry, Stable Econ
Author:Stephen Kelly, regional editor
Construction has been the cornerstone of the economic recovery and in 2004 this certainly was the case. In the upcoming year the outlook is good,...
Issue:
12-01-046508
LCN Labor Issues November, 2004
Author:staff
Landscape companies that uses the H-2B program should be aware this next season will be critical for the program, according to Debra Holder, CEO...
Issue:
11-01-046465
LCN Labor Issues November, 2004
Author:staff
Landscape companies that uses the H-2B program should be aware this next season will be critical for the program, according to Debra Holder, CEO...
Issue:
11-01-046464
North Carolina Builder David Pressly Elected NAHB President
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">Orlando, Fla. &#8211; North Carolina home builder David L. Pressly, Jr. was elected as the 2006 president of the...
Issue:
02-07-066394
LCN January 2006 Publisher's Page
Author:By George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Happy New Year! Wow . . . Another year and things seem to just get better and better. What?!? You say . . . ...
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02-02-066361
LCN Movers & Shakers July, 2004
Author:staff
<b>Tanya Tolpegin</b> recently joined the Associated Landscape Contractors of America as chief operating officer. Tolpegin is a graduate of the U...
Issue:
07-01-046243
Baytown, Texas: Where It"s Bigger and Better
Author:Doug Tadlock, Planted Earth Landscape
&#8220;I should have built it bigger,&#8221; is a regret uttered by many pond owners, including the pond owner featured in this article. What sta...
Issue:
07-01-046236
"Microloans" Can Save A Business
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">In 2004, Hurricane Ivan bore down on Pensacola, Fla. and delivered a major blow to Kimberly and Ronnie Whitman's...
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01-12-066189
LCN Labor Issues March, 2004
Author:staff
President Bush proposed via a radio address on January 10, 2004, just days before meeting with Mexican President Vicente Fox, a plan to allow abo...
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03-01-046128
State Associations: Moving Forward
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <p>Hurricane Wilma cut through south Florida on Oct. 24, leaving the state's nursery and landscape industry...
Issue:
01-03-066121
LCN Focus Feature April, 2004
Author:staff
Wouldn&#8217;t it be nice to eliminate the hassle of picking up and sorting through hardscaping form lumber to find straight lengths to accuratel...
Issue:
04-01-046087
What To Do With N.Y. Wall?
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">First came the excitement over the discovery of an 18th-century fortification in New York City's Battery Park. T...
Issue:
12-23-056031
LASN Commentary January 2006
Author:George Schmok
<font face="times" font size="3">Happy New Year! Wow . . . Another year and things seem to just get better and better. What?!? You say . . . What...
Issue:
12-23-056024
National Association Reports
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <h4>By David F. Seiders, NAHB chief economist</font></h4> <h4><center><font face="helvetica">The resili...
Issue:
12-19-056011
2005 ASLA Fellows and Their Sponsors
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3"> <br></br> <div align="center" style="text-size: 90%; margin: auto; width: 325px;"> <img src='/research/la...
Issue:
12-12-055989
LCN Movers & Shakers February, 2004
Author:staff
<b>Todd Mohr</b> has joined <b>Aqua Engineering, Inc.</b>, a Fort Collins, Colorado provider of water engineering services, as project manager....
Issue:
02-01-045985
The 2005 Class of Fellows
Author:Staff
<span style="color:#005825;"><strong>"I believe that my recognition as a Fellow bestows upon me a great responsibility to my peers and to the com...
Issue:
11-15-055864
Roanoke Proposes Ban on Temporary Signage
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The Roanoke, Virginia planning commission has approved a proposed zoning ordinance prohibiting temporary signs a...
Issue:
11-08-055792
LASN PMBR News November 2005
Author:Staff
<font face="times" font size="3">The Belleville News-Democrat reports, that the Columbia, Ill. city council will require 50 percent of new houses...
Issue:
11-07-055783
LASN Stewardship September 2005
Author:Tina Matte, Gravina, Smith & Matte, Inc.
<font face="times" font size="3"><p>Paul Puletti, principal at LaBelle High School (about 25 miles east of Ft. Myers, Fla.) knew his campus neede...
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11-04-055757
Combining Business With Nature: The Western Michigan Univers
Author:by Chuck Otto, environmental writer
Western Michigan University (WMU) in Kalamazoo decided to try something different. When it came time to construct a new business park campus on h...
Issue:
11-04-055756
Georgia Continues to Preserve Green
Author:Staff
When Roy Barnes was governor of Georgia (1998-2002) he promised to set aside $30 million each year he was in office to go toward Georgia Greensp...
Issue:
10-24-055682
A Withering Midwest Drought
Author:Staff
The Great Midwest Drought of 2005 is pressuring lawn and garden equipment dealers and fruit and vegetable growers to consider rain dances and clo...
Issue:
09-20-055561
PLANET Disaster Support Program
Author:Staff
Hurricane Katrina has turned out to be one of the most deadly and financially devastating storms ever to hit the American shores. The Profession...
Issue:
09-12-055534
Despite Drop, Builder Confidence Remains Strong
Author:Staff
<strong>WASHINGTON D.C.</strong> -- Builder confidence in the market for new single-family homes edged down somewhat in August according to the l...
Issue:
08-24-055490
Despite Drop, Builder Confidence Remains Strong
Author:Staff
<strong>WASHINGTON D.C.</strong> -- Builder confidence in the market for new single-family homes edged down somewhat in August according to the l...
Issue:
08-17-055447
More Than ‘Mow, Blow and Go’
Author:Staff
John and Joanne Tuell and their children enjoy the healthy green grass and shady trees of their yard. And like many families, they prefer to hire...
Issue:
08-09-055417
Chicago's Crown Fountain Is King of the Park
Author:By Larry O’Hearn, Crystal Fountains, and Mark Sexton, Kreu
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08-08-055410
NYSTA Awards Grants
Author:Staff
The New York State Turfgrass Association has awarded $53,368 in grants this year to support turfgrass research projects at Cornell University. Th...
Issue:
08-01-055391
IALD Recognizes 23 Lighting Design Projects
Author:Staff
The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) awarded 23 projects from 8 countries of which seven were Awards of Excellence. Amon...
Issue:
05-11-055154
Restoration of the Giant Forest: Sequoia National Park, Cali
Author:Joanne H. Cody, Leslie McGuire
The National Park Service, Denver Service Center and DHM Design Corporation have prepared a case study of the restoration of Giant Forest Grove...
Issue:
03-01-055047
Joanne Kostecky Inducted in ANLA's Hall of Fame
Author:Staff
Each year the landscape division of the American Nursery & Landscape Association (ANLA) inducts a person into its Hall of Fame. Joanne Kostecky...
Issue:
03-08-055022
Builder Confidence Holds Strong In November
Author:Gregory V. Harris
WASHINGTON D.C. - Continuing low mortgage rates and improving economic conditions are helping maintain a solid level of builder confidence in t...
Issue:
11-17-044757
Builder Confidence Rebounds Strongly In October
Author:Gregory V. Harris
WASHINGTON D.C. - Robust buyer demand brought on by improving economic conditions, low mortgage rates, and strong house-price performance boost...
Issue:
10-20-044611
Housing Starts Decline in September
Author:Gregory V. Harris
WASHINGTON D.C. - The Commerce Department reported Tuesday that housing starts fell 6 percent last month to an annual rate of 1.898 million fro...
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10-20-044610
Judge Says Yes to Snowmobiles in Yellowstone
Author:Stephen Kelly
On Oct. 15, 2004, U.S. District Judge Clarence Brimmer ruled favorably on an appeal from snowmobile special interest groups that the offroad ve...
Issue:
10-20-044607
Red Imported Fire Ant Control
Author:Leslie McGuire
The red imported fire ant (RIFA) is a highly aggressive invasive species known for its fiery sting. Also known as Solenopsis invicta, it is a f...
Issue:
09-01-044567
Fed Raises Key Interest Rate
Author:Gregory V. Harris
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve raised a key short-term interest rate by one-quarter percentage point Tuesday, the third such increase this ye...
Issue:
09-21-044519
Principals of Responsible Use of the H-2B Program for Landsc
Author:Stephen Kelly
Landscape companies that uses the H-2B program should be aware this next season will be critical for the program, according to Debra Holder, C...
Issue:
09-16-044509
The Hill-Top Campus: a Design Retrospective
Author:Stephen Kelly
Washington University was founded in 1853 in St. Louis, Missouri. By the early 1890s, the university trustees opted to move the campus from the...
Issue:
06-01-044384
APLD Presents Annual Design Awards
Author:Steve Kelly
Washington University was founded in 1853 in St. Louis, Missouri. By the early 1890s, the university trustees opted to move the campus from the...
Issue:
07-06-044358
May New Home Sales at Record High
Author:Gregory V. Harris
WASHINGTON D.C. -- New-home sales surged by 14.8 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.37 million, an all-time monthly high...
Issue:
06-25-044353
Look What They've Done to My Trees, Please
Author:Stephen Kelly
Residents of Brownsville, Texas are bemoaning the loss of century old palm trees, some more that 30 feet tall, near the University of Texas-Bro...
Issue:
06-21-044341
Green is Growing: Green Roof Awards 2004
Author:Steve Kelly
Residents of Brownsville, Texas are bemoaning the loss of century old palm trees, some more that 30 feet tall, near the University of Texas-Bro...
Issue:
05-19-044275
Another Record ... Construction Spending Digs Through
Author:Jen Beauvais
In historical levels, construction spending reached its highest levels on record in March, increasing 1.5% from February's revised, seasonally...
Issue:
05-10-044255
New Housing Construction Takes a Surprising Leap
Author:Jen Beauvais
Housing construction sped up to a surprising rate in March, wowing economists and reflecting consumer and homebuilder confidence. ...
Issue:
04-19-044236
Movers & Shakers
Author:Staff
Todd Mohr has joined Aqua Engineering, Inc., a Fort Collins, Colorado provider of water engineering services, as project manager. ...
Issue:
02-01-044175
A Landscape of Modern Sculpture is Growing in Dallas
Author:Jodie Carter
Driven by a love affair with art that has lasted over 50 years, Ray and Patsy Nasher have actualized notable achievements, including amassing o...
Issue:
02-01-044146
Bush Cuts EPA Budget
Author:Staff
President released his $2.4 trillion budget for fiscal year 2005 (begins Oct. 1, 2004) Feb. 2, 2004. Bush funded EPA at $7.6 billion, an 8.9 pe...
Issue:
02-18-044112
Housing Dips, Economists Trip
Author:Staff
Although December rates of housing sales were 5.1% lower than the previous month, 2003's total of 1,085,000 homes sold was the highest sales ra...
Issue:
02-02-044060
International Society of Arboriculture Western Chapter to ho
Author:Staff
CLEAR LAKE, CALIF.--Tucked away in a scenic cove on the south shore of Clear Lake, arborists and tree workers can experience 120 acres of fun a...
Issue:
01-16-044028
In the Garden of Good and Harmony
Author:Stephen Kelly
We'd like to share with you two residential designs of Kurisu International, both in relatively small towns with open spaces and some breathing...
Issue:
01-01-044026
Whitman Park Readies to Enter the National Register of Histo
Author:Jodie Carter
We'd like to share with you two residential designs of Kurisu International, both in relatively small towns with open spaces and some breathing...
Issue:
12-22-033983
Previous News: September 2003
Author:Staff
We'd like to share with you two residential designs of Kurisu International, both in relatively small towns with open spaces and some breathing...
Issue:
09-01-033905
New Logo for Oregon Association of Nurseries
Author:Staff
We'd like to share with you two residential designs of Kurisu International, both in relatively small towns with open spaces and some breathing...
Issue:
11-01-033859
Golf Course Maintenance Begins Before Construction
Author:Douglas Hellman
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
10-01-033749
New Logo for OAN
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
09-23-033691
ASLA should require licensure for full membership
Author:George Schmok
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
09-25-033610
Offensive Trees: Hell Hath No Fury Like an Exotic Species
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
09-01-033607
Housing Starts Reach 17-Year High
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
08-25-033554
U.N. Works Towards Banning Certain Pollutants
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
08-15-033543
Fed Will Keep Record-Low Interest Rate
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
08-14-033537
Natural Stone
Author:Staff
First impressions endure: a firm handshake; shiny shoes; a freshly painted front door; and for golfers the condition of the first tee and fair...
Issue:
08-01-033477
U.S. Court of Appeals Upholds Workers’ Right to Choose Ope
Author:Staff
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From The Publisher
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06-01-963349
Part I: Ohio Seeks To Upgrade Its Title Act For LA's
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06-01-003301
Federal Fund Rate Drops to Lowest Since 1958
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07-01-033179
New Residential Sales: May
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07-01-033178
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07-01-993165
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01-01-972885
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08-01-122862
Federal Subsidy Rate Calculation Improved
Author:Staff
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03-01-032727
Manassas Battlefield Park
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04-16-032675
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09-01-992139
Rehabilitation Project
Author:Carol Burdorf
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07-01-022011
The Big Questions:
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Quaint
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Discovery Garden
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04-01-02639
The Hills Are Alive
Author:Albert B. Fernandez, Jr., ASLA
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09-01-94600
The Theater of the Campus
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Three Pillars of Good Campus Design
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Take A Walk Through LASN Sculpture Garden. . . and Discover
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08-25-03502
Integrating Art
Author:Mary Pat Byrne, Arts Specialist & Matt Mathes, ASLA
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04-01-95499
Art In Our Landscape: Markers In Time
Author:F. J. Solinko, ASLA
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04-01-95498
Reflections on Art and Civic Pride
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07-01-96493
Ewing Township Erosion Control
Author:Thomas Malavasi, P.E., P.P.
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11-01-01410
Big Dig Payoff
Author:Staff
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08-12-03377
Natives Only
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U.S. EPA Awards $125,000 in Environmental Grants
Author:Staff
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Anatomy of a Healing Garden
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