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Lawn Mower Crash on Highway


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A man driving a lawn mower on an Alabama highway was hospitalized after colliding with another vehicle. According to State Highway Patrol Trooper Kevin Cook, a crash involving a riding lawn mower an   More
 
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Landscaper Sentenced to Three Years in Prison


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Dayton Dixon of Spanaway, Washington, pleaded guilty to eight counts of theft and was sentenced to more than three years in prison for landscaping work he never completed. Dixon took money from two    More
 
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Wastewater Reused for Drip Irrigation


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Hammonton, New Jersey’s Municipal Utilities Department has a plan to stop sending its treated water into Hammonton Creek while conserving the town’s drinking water. The project proposes to u   More
 
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Central Services Celebrates 40th Anniversary


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A family-owned Milwaukee landscape company is celebrating 40 years in the business. Central Services Company Inc., has delivered professional landscaping services for more than 25,000 properties and   More
 
Monday, March 17, 2014

Enslaved by Landscape Company


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A man claimed that he was enslaved and held in peonage by the boss of a landscape company. He was held in “debt bondage” for years by the boss, who smuggled him into the U.S. Humberto Ca   More
 
Monday, March 17, 2014

Bay Area Air Quality Offers Mower Exchange Program


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Bay Area Air Quality Management is offering rebates toward purchases of new, cordless, zero-emission, electric lawn mowers. The new initiative will impact the San Francisco Bay area. It aims to red   More
 
Friday, March 14, 2014

Fire Officials Impose Rules to Prevent Wildfires


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The fire department in Rapid City, South Dakota, has made a proposal that would require fire-prone landscapes that are near homes to be removed. It would also place several new requirements on lands   More
 
Friday, March 14, 2014

Contractor Defrauds City


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When former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, instituted the Million Trees project, several landscape contractors were given contracts to plant these trees. One of these landscape companies   More
 
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Who’s On First?


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A Pennsylvania-based commercial landscape company that supplied heavy equipment for a cleanup contract after Superstorm Sandy is suing Huntington-based Looks Great Services Inc., claiming that i   More
 
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Deere Moves Zero-Turn Mowers to New Facility


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Deere & Company announced its intention to move the production of EZtrak zero-turn mowers from its factory in Horicon, Wisconsin, to its facility in Greeneville, Tennessee. The company s   More
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014