Landscape Contractor / Design Build Maintain

APR 2014

LC/DBM provides landscape contractors with Educational, Imaginative and Practical information about their business, their employees, their machines and their projects.

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I n f o r m a t i o n R e q u e s t # 5 5 7 I n f o r m a t i o n R e q u e s t # 4 1 4 40 LC DBM I n f o r m a t i o n R e q u e s t # 4 0 1 And the Winner Is . . . Like the entertainment industry, spring is the awards season in the landscape biz. Here is a peek at some of the numerous honors that have been recently handed out. The Professional Landcare Network granted its Lifetime Leadership Award to Norman Goldenberg, Landscape Industry Certifed, and past-president of PLANET, and the Association Leadership Award to the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association. The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute recognized William (Bill) Schneider for his signifcant contributions to the segmental concrete pavement industry, with the ICPI Lifetime Achievement Award . A charter member of ICPI, he was the frst to Chair the ICPI Construction Committee, and developed content for the Concrete Paver Installer Course and the Commercial Paver Technician Course. The Golf Course Builders Association of America announced Rees Jones as the recipient of the Don A. Rossi Award , which honors individuals who have made signifcant contributions to the game of golf. Jones is known as "The Open Doctor" for his many renovations of U.S. Open Championship courses. The U.S. Green Building Council heralded the Top 10 States for LEED . Based on per capita square footage of LEED certifed projects in 2013, Illinois topped the list followed by Maryland, Virginia, Massachusetts, and New York. Rounding out the top ten were California, Oregon, North Carolina, Colorado, Hawaii, and Minnesota. 040-051 MP.indd 40 3/28/14 1:05 PM

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