Local Landscapers push for more work visas

December 9, 2007,AEST

Mark Borst headed for Washington, D.C., last week, hoping to boost the flow of labor back and forth across the Mexican border. The president of Allendale-based Borst Landscape and Design Inc. was among 500 American businessmen lobbying their congressional representatives | Read More

Ecosystem equation

December 9, 2007,AEST

Wal-Mart turned to landscape architectural and environmental consulting firm Earth Source Inc. To help Wal-Mart comply with environmental laws, Allen County-based Earth Source and related company Heartland Restoration Services Inc. designed and built a replacement wetland several times larger than | Read More

Housing Policy tabled in Indian Parliament

December 8, 2007,AEST

The National Urban Housing & Habitat Policy 2007 seeks to promote various types of public-private partnerships for realizing the goal of “ Affordable Housing For All’ with special emphasis on the urban poor. This was stated by Kumari Selja the | Read More

Landscape Architects in high demand in Australia

December 8, 2007,AEST

EMPLOYERS found it harder to fill jobs in November than at any point in the last year, according to a private employment index. The figures are further evidence yet of a tightening labour market and inflationary pressures, after the Reserve | Read More

IFLA Congress Call for Contributions Deadline Approaching

December 7, 2007,AEST

The final opportunity to submit contributions  for the 45th International Federation of Landscape Architects World Congress 2008 to be held in the Netherlands must be submitted before December 31st 2007.The topic “Transforming with Water” of the IFLA World Congress will | Read More

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