TAG: Colorado Governor

Another go-round for H-2B: A permanent fix for H-2B remains elusive

September 4, 2019By
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While the H-2B guest worker program used by many landscape contractors had its best year since 2008, program advocates find themselves once again engaged in the annual battle to convince Congress to allocate more visas to the scant 66,000 visas locked into the enabling statute. Little passes Congress Because little legislation has passed Congress to be sent on to the... read more

Smart Irrigation Month to be observed in Colorado

April 16, 2013By

The Irrigation Association and CPS Distributors Inc. have announced that Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has proclaimed July 2013 as Smart Irrigation Month. This is the second consecutive year that Colorado has recognized Smart Irrigation Month, an Irrigation Association initiative that began in 2005. Lately, the state has been hit with some of the worst drought conditions on record, according to... read more