Government & Environment Relations


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GCSAA Announces 2017 Top Environmental Honors

Anthony L. Williams, CGCS, director of golf and landscape operations at TPC Four Seasons Golf and Sports Club in Irving, Texas, has been chosen as the Overall and National Private recipient of the 2017 Environmental Leaders in Golf Awards (ELGA), which are presented annually by GCSAA and Golf Digest in partnership with Syngenta. Top honors also go to Jay Neunsinger of Boundary Oak Golf Course in Walnut Creek, Calif., and Scott Main, CGCS at Mauna Kea Resort in Kohala Coast, Hawaii, as national honorees. Neunsinger is the National Public course winner, while Main won for National Resort course. 

Audubon Names New Director for ACSP for Golf

Marcus Gray takes over organization’s flagship environment program for the golf industry.


SRBC Oversight Hearings

The SRBC is facing scrutiny in large part because of the fees they charge for renewing dockets, fines levied for seemingly minor (if not imaginary) offenses, their excess $40 million bank reserves, and the commission's reaping of state employee pension plans, even though they are not an official state agency.