Through a massive effort on the part of several folks at Rip City Management, the Moda Center has been re-certified under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Existing Buildings program. The Moda Center is the only sports arena in the world to be LEED certified. Read more about it here….
How can landscaper contractors partner with others in facility management to advance sustainability goals? For one answer check out this Public Service Announcement recently released by the Portland TrailBlazers. RIP CITY!
DeSantis Landscapes was recently awarded an Overall GOLD Safety Achievement Award from the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET). The award, part of PLANET’s annual Safety Recognition Awards Program, honors those companies with thorough, high-performing safety programs that create and maintain safe work environments in the green industry. It is designed to reward green industry companies that consistently […]
Over the last several months we have upgraded our entire technology platform to Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 365. This has been a major improvement to our systems and we are excited about the increased efficiencies and additional time this will allow us to do the things we love the most…being out in our client’s landscapes […]
Check out this Oregonian article that describes a community service project in partnership with our friends at Burgerville. http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2014/01/st_johns_intersection_island_n.html
Last week DeSantis Landscapes began a major landscape transformation around the newly named Moda Center, the Memorial Coliseum and the entire Rose Quarter campus. This is the first of many changes to come to this bustling urban hub on the east side of downtown Portland. Portland Trailblazers President, Chris McGowan, has shown a commitment to change and […]
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Looking for some inspiration? Have a project in mind but want to get some more ideas? DeSantis Landscapes work is now featured on the world’s most popular design site, Houzz Click here to be directed to the DeSantis Landscapes Houzz page. Take a look and if you can, leave a review. Enjoy!
This article in today’s Oregonian is a very serious situation. Global food production is in jeopardy and all of us need to act to protect bees, and ourselves. Pesticides in the neonicotinoid family have been identified in this situation and others as being the culprit in these die-offs. DeSantis Landscapes has historically only used one […]
DeSantis Landscapes was profiled in the most recent issue of nationally distributed Turf magazine (I’m sure it’s on your regular reading list!). Read the article here Turf magazine Feb 2013 – Yes People Do Matter