President's Squawk Talk: July 2016

President’s Squawk Talk: July 2016

Squawk Talk July 2016 from South Carolina Chapter ASLA on Vimeo.

 

SQUAWK TALK
Transcript Updated July 12, 2016
Video captured July 9, 2016
ASLA NEWS
Parking Day September 16 #ASLAPD16
Contact Kristina Harvey (kristinah@adcengineering.com ) if you would like to participate or if you would like to do your own, we have resources available to you

LARE 
Register for the test July 22
CLARB Testing August 1-13
Helpful Websites Include:
How to start the Licensure Process
South Carolina LLR
SC LLR LA Programming Assistant – Sherri Moorer Email: sherri.moorer@llr.sc.gov
LARE books: http://www.clarb.org/take-the-exam/prepare-for-the-exam/recommended-reading
LARE resources
CLARB LARE orientation guide
 LARE Youtube Videos

ASLA Advocacy Summit
Holley Bloss Owings is attending the Advocacy Summit in Indianapolis, Indiana August 12-14

Licensure Renewal January 31, 2017
20 hrs per two year period as per Chapter 76-6
min 15 hrs HSW, max 5 hrs expand skills; max 8 hrs self directed (incl. public service).
carryover allowed for excess up to 10 hrs.
HSW = Health Safety and Welfare

Member Benefit
ASLA Online Learning Available for discounted rate for ASLA Memebers
https://asla.org/OnlineLearning.aspx

SCASLA CHAPTER NEWS
Annual Meeting
2016 SCASLA ANNUAL MEETING
COME HELL OR HIGH STORMWATER
Hyatt Regency Hotel
220 N. Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601
August 4-6
Early Bird Registration Ends July 23
10 continuing education credit hours pending with NCBOLA, LA CES, APA

Presentations include:
Mayor White, City of Greenville (Greenville Redevelopment)
Vaugh Rinner, ASLA President Elect (ASLA National Office Renovation & Complete Street Project; ASLA News)
Claudia West, Co-author for Planting in a Post-Wild World (Successful Stormwater Management Planting Strategies)
Neil Chambers, Founder/CEO at Chambers Design (Rain Parks: A New Paradigm for Stormwater Management)
Todd Fuller, Project Manager at HGOR (Integrated Stormwater Management: Site Planning and Design Solutions)
Frances Waite, SC Forestry Commission
Impacts of Flooding in SC, Panel Discussion

Tours Include:
Green Roof Tour (Thursday)
Sketch Walk led by Dr.Harritos (Saturday)
Bike Tour of the Swamp Rabbit Trail with Edwards Kinney of the City of Greenville (Saturday)

Elections
Ballot Opens July 20, Closes August 19
President Elect and Two Executive Committee Positions are opening

Upcoming Event in Upstate:
RESILIENCY:  Sustainable Stormwater Practices for the Future
Wednesday July 20, from 7:30 – 12:30 at the KROC Center
Eligible for 3.0 GBCI credits pending approval
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/resiliency-sustainable-stormwater-practices-for-the-future-tickets-25510306012