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Immigration Bill Battle Goes to Senate Floor

Having received the approval of the Senate Judiciary Committee, the controversial immigration legislation is now being debated by the full Senate. There is speculation that a vote could come before the July fourth holiday.

Further Water Restrictions Are Mandated for Illinois' Second Largest City

The City Council in Aurora, Ill., unanimously agreed to amend the city's water conservation ordinance, further restricting the use of municipal water for lawn watering, lawn seeding and sod laying, while allowing for unrestricted use of greywater, recycled effluent and harvested rainwater.

South Miami Mulls Landscape Equipment Restrictions

The city of South Miami is closing in on a decision that would restrict the use of gas-powered landscape maintenance equipment in residential areas.

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Washington State Gets Star Park
The International Dark Sky Association has announced the certification of the Goldendale Observatory outside of Goldendale, Washington, as a Dark Sky Park. Goldendale Observatory State Park is home to one of the nation's largest public telescopes and acts as the primary night sky interpretive site in the Washington State Parks system.

Applying for Green Site Designation Can Make You a Winner
The Groundwater Foundation's Green Sites program, which recognizes individuals and organizations that can prove they follow responsible groundwater practices, can now offer extra incentive to apply for a Green Site designation due to a donation from the Rain Bird Corporation.

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Budget-Extension Playground Grants

BCI Burke Co. has committed $1 million to in-kind grants for playground designers to save on any of 13 Burke Built(TM) playgrounds. Budget extension grants are a discount off of list prices on applicable play structures.

Firewise Landscaping Douses Wildfire Risk

The National Fire Protection Association first conceived its wildfire risk awareness plan in 1986, after nearly 1,400 homes were lost to wildfires nationally the prior year. Today, the Firewise Communities program teaches people how to adapt to living with the threat of wildfire, and promotes local solutions and preventative community action to avoid losses.

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PCA Downgrades 2013 Cement Forecast

The Portland Cement Association's expectations for cement consumption this year were reduced at the organization's spring board meeting in Chicago, Ill. In spite of the decline, improvements in the construction sector, pent-up demand and passing effects from sequester-related budget cuts earlier in the year should benefit the cement market in the second half of 2013 and beyond.

Private Building Bolsters April Construction Spending

Construction spending rose 4.5 percent in the 12 months ended in April before adjusting for seasonal variations. The growth was based in an increase of private projects, as public construction spending dipped to the lowest rate since October 2006.

San Antonio Central
Library Landscape

Each of the outdoor classroom settings at the San Antonio Central Library is defined by a two-foot wide circular flagstone band that tails into a low circular stone bench seat, and at times is interrupted by boulder seats. The dramatic columns (existing) are quarried cantera. Cantera (Spanish for "quarry") is a volcanic rock mined in various regions of Mexico and Central America. LEDs illuminate the bench seating, an inviting space at night, while helping to deter vandalism.

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A Room at the Top

The owners of this Chicago home already had a deck on top of their garage. The veranda was custom-built by Chicago Roof Deck and Garden entirely out of Hardie Board products. They used a range of pieces including HardieTrim, HardiePanel and HardiePlanks.

Riverfront Backyard Makeover

This two-acre project in Dyer, Indiana, transformed an unused and uninviting residential backyard into a welcoming outdoor living space with an expansive waterfall feature, hardscaped patios and pathways, a fire pit, swimming pool, new plantings and custom-made patio furniture. Inset: The residence before construction.

Griffith Park Hosts Annual Tree Climb

The WC ISA held their annual tree climbing championship over the weekend at Griffith Park, where 35 competitors participated in over 40 climb events.

Artfully Functional: Form Follows Function at the University of Florida
Stacked Tennessee Orchard Crab stone planks form the sides of the runnel in the rain garden. The runnel bed is lined with attractive Mexican blue pebbles. The public art installations ("Thirst")-sculptural columns that suggest the root structure of the palmetto palm-anchor the main pedestrian way.

StormTank(TM) Stormwater
Storage System

Century Products StormTank(TM) modules (side panels used on perimeter modules) can be installed under parking lots, athletic fields, etc. The geotextile fabric of PVC or HPDE liner can be incorporated as required by the engineer of record.

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Big Things in a
Small Package
Improvements in manufacturing technology continue to benefit the landscape industry in many ways, including the development of equipment that is more compact, cost-effective and powerful.

Precision 2(R) Wins Lightfair Innovation Award

Precision 2(R) with Color Tuning BKSSL(TM) technology features quality construction and innovations. The color tuning module replicates a continuous wide spectrum of natural light. This proprietary system provides illumination that can be tuned continuously from 2700K through 6000K, and dimmed from 100 to 5 percent output.

NPCA Makes Changes to Precast Show

The National Precast Concrete Association, which represents manufacturers of plant-produced precast concrete products and the suppliers of products and services for the industry, has announced extended hours for their 2014 Precast Show.

Amerlux Introduces Energy Efficient LED Flood Lights
A replacement for metal halide, high pressure sodium and halogen MR16 fixtures,Varieta is available in output ranging from 2,100 to 19,100 lumens, 12 beam distributions using interchangeable optics, five sizes, three color temperatures, and a variety of media options.

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STMA Supports U.S. National Arboretum

The Sports Turf Managers Association, a not-for-profit, professional association for the men and women who manage sports fields worldwide, will support the United States National Arboretum's "Grass Roots" Initiative.

Call for Speakers

This is a formal invitation to share your knowledge and expertise by presenting a seminar or workshop at the 2014 Landscape Architects' Expo (LA Expo) to be held February 13 - 14, 2014 at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California. To view the submittal guidelines, please click here. The deadline to submit is Monday, July 8, but sooner is better. Thank you for your time and consideration. We look forward to working with you in the years ahead!

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