Landscape architects and their firms could see substantial opportunities in the cost of business and project opportunities.

On February 1, President Obama released his fiscal year (FY) 2011 budget proposal that seeks to address both unemployment and rising deficits and includes many items of interest to landscape architects, including tax incentives for small businesses, investments in green infrastructure for water management, assistance for comprehensive community planning, and a strengthened Land and Water Conservation Fund program.  Full article in LANDonline.