Since the Society’s inception, the ASLA Advocacy Program has been critical to advancing the goals of the landscape architecture profession. ASLA works with federal legislators, Administration officials, and regulatory bodies to advance policies critical to the profession. As we begin to formulate ASLA’s 2015-2016 Federal Legislative Priorities, please take 5-10 minutes to share your thoughts about your profession and federal policies.

1. Please rank all of the following federal policy issues that are important to YOU as a landscape architect: (1 is the most important; 10 is the least important).

2. Please rank all of the following federal policy issues that should be most important TO ASLA AS A WHOLE (1 is the most important; 10 is the least important):

3. How important should the following policies be to ASLA?

  Very Important Somewhat Important Neutral Somewhat Unimportant Not Important
Health and therapeutic design
Urban agriculture
Urban and community forestry
Small Business Administration (SBA) loans and programs
Federal procurement
Federal tax issues

4. What federal policy issues do you believe most impacts employment opportunities for landscape architects? Please select up to 4.

5. Do you and/or your firm access federal programs to help fund projects? Choose all that apply.

6. In the past 4 years have you or your firm worked on projects that utilized funding from the Transportation Enhancements (TE) program?

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