ASPS has received sad news about a plane crash that occurred on June 8, affecting two of our friends in the surveying community, Phillip Sloan and Ross Goodner. Follow this link for information. Mr. Goodner is reported to be in stable condition.
Jerry W. Taylor, surveyor and legislator, passed away on March 19, 2016.
We are saddened to report that Life Member, George West, passed away on January 3, 2016. Click here for the obituary. View an article about George from our newsletter archives.
On September 17, 2010 ASPS members in attendance at the Fall Short Course voted to ratify the board-approved revisions to the Bylaws.Click hereto see the new Bylaws. - Posted September 17, 2010
In considering the impact of its motion to withdraw as a Member Organization of ACSM, it is critical that NSPS gets input from the community it serves. NSPS leadership invites Arkansas surveyors to respond to the short questionnaire at the following link:http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/6XQN89S - Posted August 4, 2010
ASPS representatives met with representatives from ASPE, ACEC, and Steve Haralson, Board of Registration Executive Director, on April 21, 2008 to submit names for two Board of Registration vacancies. The positions required PE licenses. ASPS submitted the names of two persons who are dual registrants, Bill Fletcher, current President of the Board of Registration, and Melvin Milholland. The aforementioned organizations are recommending the following appointments to the Governor; Bill Fletcher for reappointment and Melvin Milholland if Mr. Fletcher cannot be reappointed.
Thanks to Ken Cotter, Chairman of the ASPS Board of Registration Nominating Committee, James Montgomery and Lanny Beavers for their work on this committee. (posted on April 22, 2008)
ASPS' publication, Point of Intersection, has been awarded the 2008 NSPS Excellence in Professional Journalism Award!