Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Next Meeting Wednesday May 26: "Environmental Consulting: Where We're At and Where We're Going"

AEG is excited to announce our next dinner meeting! The meeting will be on held Wednesday May 26, 2010 at El PeƱasco located at the SWC of Mill Ave and Broadway in Tempe.

We'll start off at 6:00pm with a hosted happy hour courtesy of Geomechanics Southwest. Dinner will be at 7pm with the presentation starting shortly after dinner.Our speaker is Duane Kreuger, the AEG 2010 President. Duane's presentation is titled "Environmental Consulting: Where We're At and Where We're Going".

We will also be holding officer elections at the meeting. We have an opening for Vice Chair, please consider volunteering!

Please RSVP to Bonnie Whitley at by noon on Monday May 24th.

Thank you and hope to see you there for this rare Wednesday meeting!
Bonnie Whitley, P.E.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

How Badly are Arizona Budget Cuts Hurting Agencies Like ADWR and ADEQ?

There is an interesting article in today's Arizona Republic about the affects of budget cuts on state agencies like ADWR and ADEQ. It should be no surprise that the outlook is fairly grim. And while it's actually a decent article, if anything, the situation is actually much worse than the article hints at.