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2010 American Society of Landscape Architects-Minnesota Chapter Design Awards


Tue, May 11th, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

(ASLA-MN) congratulates the following 20010 design award recipients.

Awards were presented at the awards banquet on April 23, 2010 at

International Market Square. ASLA- Indiana Chapter acted as the jury

for the awards. For more information, please visit

www.masla.org>awards.

PRIVATE LANDSCAPE DESIGN

Benedicta Arts Center Courtyard

Close Landscape Architecture, merit award

RESIDENTIAL DESIGN

Sullivan Residence

Coen + Partners, Inc., merit award

PUBLIC LANDSCAPE DESIGN

Rochester Peace Plaza

Bryan Carlson Planning and Landscape Architecture, Yaggy Colby

Associates, merit award

Silverwood Park

SRF Consulting Group, Inc., award of excellence

Lavin Bernick Center for Univ. Life

Coen + Partners, Inc., merit award

PLANNING AND RESEARCH

Target - 2008 Design Guidelines - First Edition

Damon Farber Associates, merit award

Downtown Red Wing Action Plan

Hoisington Koegler Group, Inc., merit award

Morris Affordable Green Neighborhood

Treeline, honor award

Tower Harbor Master Plan

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc, merit award

A Living Street: A Landscape Illustrating Five Principles for Greenwich South

Coen + Partners, Inc., merit award

UNBUILT

Augsburg College

Oslund and Associates, merit award

STUDENT AWARDS

Adrienne Bockheim, honor award

Emily Shively, honor award

Sam Geer, merit award

Michelle Barness, merit award

COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARDS

Community Design Excellence Award: R.T. Rybak

This awards is given to a private developer, elected official or

municipal employee/department, typically not a practicing Landscape

Architect, who recognizes the role urban design and environmental

excellence play in maintaining and enhancing the quality of life in

Minnesota's towns and cities. The recipients have shown a strong

commitment to the work of landscape architects, sustainable design,

and place making.

Public Service Award: Don DeVeau

Is generally presented to a landscape architect working in the public

sector. The recipients have demonstrated exceptional service to the

public through projects or advocacy.

HWS Cleveland Award: Carrie Christensen

Is given annually to an individual trained in landscape architecture

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Rushford Garage Sale

Fri, Apr 23rd, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Because of the success of our first sale, we are pleased to announce a second fundraiser garage sale in Rushford on the city wide garage sale weekend. 100 percemt of the garage sale proceeds go to the Eagles Cancer Telethon.

Our sale will be ..... 
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Recycling 101

Fri, Apr 23rd, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Do you have some hazardous waste hiding somewhere in your house? Almost every home in Fillmore County does. Well, here is your chance to dispose of most of it, free of charge. The Fillmore County Resource Recovery Center in Preston will be accepting ..... 
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Seed Savers hosts Bird & Wildflower Walks

Fri, Apr 23rd, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Seed Savers Exchange will offer "Bird and Wildflower Walks" -- along with a scrumptious Pancake Breakfast on Saturday morning, May 1, at Heritage Farm.

Come celebrate spring as you take in nature's finest. The fun begins at 8 a.m. with the f ..... 
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Area fifth graders to plant trees for POET Tree effort

Fri, Apr 23rd, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

On Arbor Day, Friday, April 30, at 8:30 a.m., area fifth graders will plant trees at POET Biorefining in Preston, MN, and take seedlings for planting at home. The effort is part of POET's corporate-wide Arbor Day initiative.

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Seed Savers Exchange receives 2010 Golden Silo Award

Fri, Apr 23rd, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area honored Seed Savers Exchange of Decorah with the Alan Hutchings Outstanding Visionary award at the annual Golden Silo Awards luncheon. The event was held at the Sky Event Centre in Waterloo on April 7.
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New construction in Spring Valley was perfect move for this happy couple

Fri, Apr 16th, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Tom Lawson and his wife Fran have traveled the world with his colorful career in the Central Intelligence Agency, raising their children in places such as Australia, London, Turkey and Tokoyo.

Now retired, the Lawsons are enjoying their days ..... 
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New construction in Spring Valley was perfect move for this happy couple

Fri, Apr 16th, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Tom Lawson and his wife Fran have traveled the world with his colorful career in the Central Intelligence Agency, raising their children in places such as Australia, London, Turkey and Tokoyo.

Now retired, the Lawsons are enjoying their days ..... 
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Adding value to your property with a little curb appeal fit for a B & B

Fri, Apr 16th, 2010
Posted in Home & Garden

Does your home attract the right kind of attention?

Heath Mensink, owner of Mensink Landscaping out of Preston, Minn., feels that "the curb appeal" makes a difference.

With over 20 years of experience, Heath has encountered a number ..... 
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