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March 2017

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Minnesota Transportation Conference (Wed. 1 Mar, 2017 1:00 am - Fri. 3 Mar, 2017 2:00 am)

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Registration is now available for Minnesota's Transportation Conference 2017, scheduled for March 1-2, 2017, at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, MN.

Minnesota’s Transportation Conference, the largest transportation event in the state, explores the latest transportation innovations and provides attendees with the chance to network with other professionals.

Individuals from multiple transportation-related disciplines and organizations are encouraged to attend, including:

  • Project managers, operations personnel, designers, and planners from federal, regional, state, and local transportation agencies that specialize in rail, waterways, airports, highways, transit, bicycles, safety, labor, and bridges
  • Consultants, contractors, and vendors from both large and small organizations
  • Faculty, staff, and students from research and educational institutions
  • Representatives from nonprofit and advocacy organizations
  • Shippers, carriers, and other organizations involved in transportation logistics
  • Policymakers from federal, state, regional, and local government

Browse the preliminary program to learn more about topics and sessions at this year's event.
http://mntransportationconference.org/program/index.html

Learn more
http://mntransportationconference.org/index.html

 

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Minnesota Transportation Conference (Wed. 1 Mar, 2017 1:00 am - Fri. 3 Mar, 2017 2:00 am)

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Registration is now available for Minnesota's Transportation Conference 2017, scheduled for March 1-2, 2017, at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, MN.

Minnesota’s Transportation Conference, the largest transportation event in the state, explores the latest transportation innovations and provides attendees with the chance to network with other professionals.

Individuals from multiple transportation-related disciplines and organizations are encouraged to attend, including:

  • Project managers, operations personnel, designers, and planners from federal, regional, state, and local transportation agencies that specialize in rail, waterways, airports, highways, transit, bicycles, safety, labor, and bridges
  • Consultants, contractors, and vendors from both large and small organizations
  • Faculty, staff, and students from research and educational institutions
  • Representatives from nonprofit and advocacy organizations
  • Shippers, carriers, and other organizations involved in transportation logistics
  • Policymakers from federal, state, regional, and local government

Browse the preliminary program to learn more about topics and sessions at this year's event.
http://mntransportationconference.org/program/index.html

Learn more
http://mntransportationconference.org/index.html

 

Friday, March 03, 2017

Minnesota Transportation Conference (Wed. 1 Mar, 2017 1:00 am - Fri. 3 Mar, 2017 2:00 am)

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Registration is now available for Minnesota's Transportation Conference 2017, scheduled for March 1-2, 2017, at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, MN.

Minnesota’s Transportation Conference, the largest transportation event in the state, explores the latest transportation innovations and provides attendees with the chance to network with other professionals.

Individuals from multiple transportation-related disciplines and organizations are encouraged to attend, including:

  • Project managers, operations personnel, designers, and planners from federal, regional, state, and local transportation agencies that specialize in rail, waterways, airports, highways, transit, bicycles, safety, labor, and bridges
  • Consultants, contractors, and vendors from both large and small organizations
  • Faculty, staff, and students from research and educational institutions
  • Representatives from nonprofit and advocacy organizations
  • Shippers, carriers, and other organizations involved in transportation logistics
  • Policymakers from federal, state, regional, and local government

Browse the preliminary program to learn more about topics and sessions at this year's event.
http://mntransportationconference.org/program/index.html

Learn more
http://mntransportationconference.org/index.html

 

Monday, March 13, 2017

ASLA-MN Advocacy Day 2017 (Mon. 13 Mar, 2017 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

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ASLA-MN Advocacy Day
Monday, March 13, 2017
12:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Minnesota State Capitol
State Office Building Room 400N
100 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
St. Paul, MN 55155

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It's not too late to participate in ASLA-MN's 2017 Advocacy Day!

This year's event has been designed to help attendees become familiar with the advocacy process.  Participants will have the opportunity to: 

  • Join others as they visit with elected officials
  • Sit in on committee hearings (including Legacy Funding; Agriculture and Rural Development; and Job Growth)
  • Learn about the advocacy process from a professional lobbyist
  • Learn about the Capitol Area Architectural and Planning Board's (CAAPB) Comprehensive Master plan
  • Take a tour of the newly renovated Capitol

This is a free event.  While appointments have been made for those who pre-registered, you can still participate.  Just show up and join in as your schedule permits.  We'll be in Room 400N of the State Office Building.

Event Schedule
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Box lunch, orientation, Lobbying 101, Capitol Area Architectural and Planning Board, Plugging into the Legislature

1:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Meetings with elected officials
Committee Hearings
House Session

4:00 p.m.
Optional Capitol tour

If you have questions about the event or would like to discuss advocacy issues related to our profession, please contact ASLA-MN Past President Gina Bonsignore at gina.bonsignore@comcast.net.

Photographs will be taken throughout the event which may be used in future ASLA and ASLA-MN promotional materials. By virtue of your attendance, you agree to ASLA’s and ASLA-MN’s use of your likeness in said promotional materials.

 

 

Friday, March 24, 2017

ASLA-MN 2017 Bowling Brawl (Fri. 24 Mar, 2017 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

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ASLA-MN 2017 Bowling Brawl
Friday, March 24, 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. Check in, pick up shoes, record team players
5:00 p.m. Games begin
7:00 p.m. Prizes awarded

Memory Lanes
2520 26th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55406

Arrive at 4:30 p.m. to check in and pick up shoes and balls
 
REGISTER
Fees includes 2 games, shoes, appetizer buffet, and prizes!
Regular - $30
Students - $20

Pre-registration is required.  It's not too late to register!  We have a few open lanes available.
Download a registration form | Login and register online

SPONSOR
$50 prize and lane sponsorships are available. Sponsors receive recognition onsite and in ASLA-MN's e-newsletter (price does not include games).  If you would like to donate a prize or have a question about sponsoring, contact Terry Minarik at tminarik@thinkconfluence.com.
Download an order form | Purchase on line

 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bachman’s 14th Annual Spring Open House (Wed. 29 Mar, 2017 8:30 am - 2:30 pm)

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Bachman’s 14th Annual Spring Open House

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Cedar Acres Garden & Hardscapes Center
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Free food, seminars, savings and prizes!
Pick up your 2017 Hardscapes catalog!

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