Cape Cod Landscape Association
Is a non-profit trade association serving the needs of individuals and businesses working in and involved with the Green Industry on Cape Cod and in Southeastern Massachusetts.
CCLA NEWS !!!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BOSTON – February 8, 2018 – After 25 years, the award-winning horticultural tradeshow New England GROWS is discontinuing operation. The GROWS board of directors, representing the four founding partner organizations, made the unanimous decision to dissolve and disband both the GROWS event and the organization.
“The decision to dissolve New England GROWS was difficult, but we all believe it is the right decision at the right time, ” said GROWS President Michelle Harvey of Lakeview Nurseries in Lunenburg, MA. “Changes both within and outside of the industry contributed to the decision to close GROWS, but this does not diminish the significant and positive contributions GROWS has made to the local green industry over the past 25 years. ” read more…
Equipment Maintenance and Operation Course
- Starts February 12th and runs for 8 weeks.
- Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Hyannis Golf Course, route 132, Hyannis.
Please contact: Patricia Phelan for more information
We’re pleased to let our members and friends know that we have moved into a new office.
Please update your records to reflect this change. We are now at
10 Main Street, Second Floor, Cotuit, MA 02635. Our phone number remains the same.
We’re at the corner of Main Street and Route 28 in beautiful Cotuit.
We’re still settling in and once the dust has settled we’re planning on having an Open House to show off our new space.
Dear NE Chapter Member/Supporter,
The new UMASS Amherst Dean of the College of Natural Sciences, Dr. Tricia Serio, is deciding whether to re-hire the Lecturer position that will be vacated when Mark Reiland resigns at the end of this semester. (As a reminder, Mark replaced Dr. Dennis Ryan.)
We would like to encourage members who are concerned about the future of the UMASS Arbor program to write a letter supporting re-hiring of the position. Dean Serio can be contacted via email [email protected] or mail: Dean Tricia Serio, 109 Stockbridge Hall, 80 Campus Center Way, Amherst, MA 01003. Please express your passion and support for the program, how it helped you in your career, or in some way. Please remember to keep letters and emails positive and tasteful. At this point, we need everyone’s support to encourage Dean Serio to re-hire the position.
SEND AN EMAIL to Dean Tricia Serio to support the re-hiring of the Lecturer position
EMAILS AND LETTERS SHOULD BE SEND BY FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Please feel free to contact me if you have questions or concerns.
New England Chapter ISA
The following is brought to you by the Green Industry Alliance and the National Association of Landscape Professionals.
LEGISLATIVE ALERT: ACTION REQUIRED
Representative Dylan Fernandez of Falmouth, a member of the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture, has introduced legislation on Beacon Hill that directly threatens the existence of your business. read more…
Cape Cod Landscape Association, Inc. is a non-profit trade association serving the needs of individuals and businesses working in and involved with the Green Industry on Cape Cod and in southeastern Massachusetts. Founded over 25 years ago, the CCLA has over 200 members.
CCLA is devoted to providing its members with the most useful information to help them make decisions that directly affect their businesses and save them time and money.