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Grande Prairie, Alta.’s proposed bylaw would outline what constitutes a nuisance in the community, what action will be taken to abate these nuisances, what rights are available to the property owner who disagrees with the municipality’s assessment, and what action will be taken if the property owner refuses to comply with municipal directives.
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A bylaw has been presented to Grande Prairie, Alta.’s community safety committee to allow enforcement officers to discipline residents who let their grass grow too long or do not care for their properties.


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Through parent company Burrard International Holdings, GolfBC has purchased the previously leased land at The Oakanagan Golf Club in Kelowna, B.C., to regain full rights of the land and to control all aspects of the club.



To help combat emerald ash borer (EAB) without tree removal and replacement, Hamilton city staff are working on identifying 800 high-value trees that qualify for insecticide treatment.



The City of Moncton, N.B., may be switching the grass field at the Université de Moncton (U of M) stadium to artificial turf, and Athletics Canada is concerned this may take future opportunities away from the stadium.



Run by the City of Hamilton, King’s Forest Golf Club has been named the best municipal course in Canada by ScoreGolf Magazine.





September 18-19, 2013
Canwest Horticultural Show

Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, BC

September 19, 2013
Snow and Ice Symposium

Landscape Ontario Home Office
Milton, ON

September 19, 2013
Sports Turf Association’s Field Day

Mississauga Valley Community Centre
Mississauga, ON

October 23-24, 2013
Landscape Ontario's Expo: Garden and Floral Expo

Toronto Congress Centre
Toronto, ON

October 23-25, 2013
Green Industry & Equipment Expo

Kentucky Exposition Center
Lousiville, KY


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