Pizzo Group to host ACTHA “prescribed fire” webinar on June 4th

HOA Prescribed Fire Are you an HOA board member, property manager, or resident looking for more information on prescribed fire? Join the Pizzo Group on June 4th for a highly visual and informational webinar hosted by ACTHA. This webinar will cover a general overview of prescribed fire, its use, safety precautions, permit requirements, benefits and community association strategies.


Registration is $20 for ACTHA members and $50 for non-members.

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Pizzo Group Detention Basin Projects Featured in EPA Report

EPA Report Front Page “Naturalized detention basins are becoming an increasingly popular stormwater control measure (SCM) in the Midwest. A naturalized detention basin is similar to a conventional pond but is enhanced with relatively flat side slopes and diverse plant communities along aquatic benches and within buffers. These basins are intended to provide multiple benefits including pollutant removal, flood prevention, hydrologic stability, and creation of habitat.”  Read More

Living Landscapes: A Native Plant Conference, Featuring Doug Tallamy

Native Plants Green RoofJoin Grace Koehler from Pizzo Native Plant Nursery at the West Cook Wild Ones’ Living Landscapes: Native Garden Conference on May 17th! Grace will be hosting a workshop on green roof systems as a storm water management tool while highlighting successful native plant selections as alternatives to sedum and conventional perennials.

The keynote speaker is Doug Tallamy, author of “Bringing Nature Home” and co-author of “The Living Landscape”.