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ASLA Releases SuperSummit Diversity Report

Population growth of people of color in the United States has outpaced that of white Americans for the past two decades, and by 2043 the U.S. Census Bureau projects the nation to become a majority-minority nation. The shifting demographics of our nation are not reflected in the field of landscape architecture where African Americans and [...]

By | 2017-08-18T12:02:36+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Parks and Water Bond Linked to Housing Deal at California Capitol

As California Lawmakers and Governor Jerry Brown work to hammer out an affordable housing deal that includes a multi-billion dollar bond measure, they're also negotiating a parks and water bond that would advance at the same time. The Governor and Democratic Leaders have said their first order of business once the Legislature returns from summer [...]

By | 2017-08-15T14:11:11+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|

BMLA and ASLA Host Annual BBQ

On June 15, over 100 ASLA members, friends and colleagues kicked off the summer for the 3rd Annual BMLA/ASLA BBQ at the offices of BMLA, Inc. in Corona. A Santa Maria Style BBQ of Tri-Tip, Chicken and other offerings were cooked up by Baxter and Debbie Miller. Thank you to our musical DJ for the [...]

By | 2017-07-19T10:26:19+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The Father of Landscape Architecture: Frederick Law Olmsted Video

Good news! Created in 2007, Frederick Law Olmsted: The Father of Landscape Architecture video by ASLA Southern California Chapter is now online! Based on Don Marquardt's popular live state presentation of Frederick Law Olmsted's life and accomplishments, this 37-minute video concentrates on Olmsted's early life influences, many failures trying to find a successful career, and [...]

By | 2017-07-17T13:02:27+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Industry News|

2017 Fellows and Honorary Members

Congratulations to our 2017 ASLA Fellows and Honorary Members. All will be celebrated at the 2017 ASLA Annual Meeting. Members, Kelly Comras, ASLA and Evan Mather, ASLA will be installed as newly elected Fellows on Sunday evening, October 22. Individuals recognized for ASLA Honorary Membership will be, Mayor Eric Garcetti, City of Los Angeles and [...]

By | 2017-07-09T13:51:46+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

New and Renewing Members

Almabeth Anderson, ASLA Alessandra E. Angeles, ASLA Peter N. Anselmo Michael L. Baron, ASLA Hans Baumann Roland A. Beinert, ASLA Kara A. Bjornlie, ASLA Benjamin M. Boisclair, Associate ASLA Denise Buchanan, ASLA David M. Card, ASLA Marilyn Chambers, Affiliate ASLA Katie M. Clark Pablo Cortez Ann Cutner, ASLA Miran J. Day Lina Duong, ASLA Lauren [...]

By | 2017-07-06T12:23:27+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Welcome New Members|

DEADLINE July 8 – Chapter Nominations

Deadline to Submit Application information is July 8, 2017 Full and Associate Members interested in serving on the Chapter's Executive Committee, please email the Chapter's Executive Director, Vicki Phillipy at vphillipy@socal-asla.org There are five (5) open seats on the Executive Committee for the 2017-2018 Calendar year. These are: Treasurer, Secretary, VP Membership, VP Sponsorship, and [...]

By | 2017-07-05T15:14:16+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|