June 29 2018
A group of six teenagers are mowing lawns to improve Youngstown, Ohio. The teenagers are employed through a partnership between the Mahoning County Land Bank and two other Youngstown-based commun
June 29 2018
The Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, and National Cemetery Administration, Washington, has announced it has awarded Alabama a $274,393 grant for the expansion and improvement of the Alabama
June 28 2018
Milwaukee Tool, Milwaukee, has launched the first heated gloves designed to survive the job site and outlast the elements. Powered by rechargeable Redlithium battery technology, the gloves heat o
June 28 2018
Project EverGreen, Cleveland, has announced a recruiting challenge and commemorative T-shirt offer to attract new volunteers for GreenCare for Troops.The limited edition Service Is In Their DNA T-shir
June 27 2018
The American Society of Landscape Architects, Washington, has announced its 2018 honors recipients. Selected by ASLA’s board of trustees, the honors represent the highest awards ASLA presents e
June 27 2018
The United States Drought Monitor, Lincoln, Nebraska, has reported that Bismarck and Mandan, North Dakota, are not dry anymore. The drought monitor reports that parts of Morton, Burleigh, Stark a
June 27 2018
Thieves have allegedly stolen a new lawn mower from 15-year-old Jay Fohey, Skiatook, Oklahoma, on June 23. Fohey says he had purchased the $3,000 lawn mower 30 days ago.Fohey’s parents say the teen
June 27 2018
Jim and Lisa Whiteneck, Salem, New Hampshire, are moving their landscaping business from Salem, New Hampshire to the Chakarian Farm property in Derry, New Hampshire.The Derry Planning Board has given
June 22 2018
The American Society of Landscape Architects, Washington, has convened an interdisciplinary Blue Ribbon Panel on Climate Change and Resilience in September 2017. During the week of June 18, 2018, ASLA
June 22 2018
Manitoba Sustainable Development has announced the winners of the Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Awards. The awards were presented at a reception at the Manitoba Legislature. https://www.gov.mb
June 22 2018
An Ohio man has been accused of allegedly stealing a new lawn mower that was evidence in an unrelated stolen property case.According to WKBN, the mower was supposed to be stored at a building until it
June 22 2018
ToroThe Toro Company, Bloomington, Minnesota, is continuing to support the annual Renewal & Remembrance landscaping event at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. The event is organized by the
June 20 2018
Officials have reported that drought conditions are still prevalent in southern Colorado and surrounding areas.Colorado Springs Utilities administrators say they are seeing initial effects of low prec
June 20 2018
Conservation@Home is now being offered at no cost. The program helps Lake County, Illinois, property owners assess and implement conservation measures.The program initially carried a $50 fee with over
June 19 2018
Columbia Water and Light officials are asking Columbia, Missouri, residents to follow and irrigation schedule this summer after water pressure dropped in the area in 2016.The drop in water pressure ri
June 19 2018
Two direct competitors in the landscaping industry are teaming up on a housing project. Dan Krueger and Al Drost have combined their efforts to form South Lake Development to build more than 40 housin
June 18 2018
The U.S. Drought Monitor, Lincoln, Nebraska, has reported that most of Marion County, Iowa, is no longer experiencing drought but abnormally dry conditions remain in place.Frequent thunderstorms in Ma
June 18 2018
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed the Accredited Snow Contractors Association’s model legislation into law on June 4. Colorado is the second snow state prohibiting the use of unfair contrac
June 18 2018
Ariens, a lawn mower manufacturer, Brillion, Wisconsin, has announced that a company restructuring plan includes the closing of its Auburn, Nebraska, manufacturing plant this fall.The Omaha World-Hera
June 18 2018
Kubota Tractor, Grapevine, Texas, has announced the completion of a 200 acre land purchase within Phase II of Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton, Kansas, making the company the first major tenant