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Feds Accuse Landscape Contractor of Visa Fraud


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Setting up a shell company to get around limits on seasonal foreign workers got Michael O’Hara, owner of O’Hara Landscape/Lawn Care, Inc., in Creve Coeur, Missouri, into trouble. ;Prosecutors a   More
 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Snow Removal Owner Arrested for Fraud


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The man police believe is behind four different fraudulent snow removal businesses faces new charges in Camillus, New York. Thomas Zackoski, 27, of North Syracuse, was charged by Camillus police wi   More
 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

State Environmental Agency Sues EPA


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In Boston, the Conservation Law Foundation and the Charles River Watershed Association (CRWA) are teaming up in a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The group claims the EPA    More
 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Contract Dispute Amasses Large Legal Fees


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Officials in Newton County, Georgia, may be regretting their decision not to settle with a landscape contractor over a lawn care contract. Billy Durden, the contractor, was willing to resolve a majo   More
 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Shots Fired at Snow Plow


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A snow plow was reportedly shot at while plowing on an Illinois Interstate in Massac County. An Illinois Department of Transportation (DOT) snow plow driver said shots were fired at his plow, shatt   More
 
Monday, February 23, 2015

Robotic Mower for Golf Courses


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Cub Cadet, Valley City, Ohio, has announced it is preparing to launch a robotic greens mower specifically for golf courses.  According to a recent news release, the Cub Cadet RG3 roboti   More
 
Monday, February 23, 2015

Contractor Scams State and Federal Agencies


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For years, a landscape contractor scammed the federal and state government in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana. Mervin J. Noel was sentenced to six months in prison and six months of home confinement for l   More
 
Friday, February 20, 2015

Rainscaping Grants


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In St. Louis, Missouri, new “rainscaping” grants are being offered by the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) to encourage landowners to install rainwater collection systems. Rainscaping   More
 
Friday, February 20, 2015

John Deere Landscapes to Acquire Shemin Landscape Supply


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John Deere Landscapes, LLC announced today that they have reached an agreement to acquire Shemin Landscape Supply. Shemin Landscape Supply has 29 locations serving 18 major metropolitan markets in 14    More
 
Thursday, February 19, 2015

Landscape Contractor Embroiled In Felony and Home Invasion Charges


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In Queechee, Vermont, a young landscape contractor has been accused of several serious criminal charges. Michael Castellini, 28, allegedly broke into two Quechee Hollow homes and threatened to hurt    More
 
Thursday, February 19, 2015