The Executive Board shall supervise the Chapter's affairs including exercising business and fiscal authority between Chapter meetings, fix the time and place for Chapter meetings, make recommendations to the Chapter, and perform such other duties as specified by the bylaws.
The Membership Committee shall encourage membership and participation in the Chapter. It shall assist the Treasurer in soliciting and collecting Chapter dues and assessments as described in the bylaws.
Professional Practices Committee
Professional Practices Committee shall encourage a high ethical standard of practice in the land surveying profession, encourage compliance with the Professional Land Surveyors Act and other applicable laws, report to the Chapter or proper authorities any occurrences which may need their attention, and cooperate with other professional organizations in pursuing the above stated purposes.
Government Liaison Committee
Government Liaison committees shall inform members about changes in laws and procedures related to land surveying, influence those changes to benefit the members and the citizenry, and when appropriate express the Chapter's point of view at public meetings.
The Education Committee shall encourage the continuing education of the members, induce members to serve as teachers in educational programs, promote and present educational programs, and assist educational institutions.
The Construction Committee shall research current surveying and civil engineering practices related to the use of machine control and digital files and prepare standards for digital design file or topographic data deliverables to the contractor for use during construction.
CLSA President Jay Kay Seymourannounces the selection of California Advocates, Inc.,
to replace Association Management Services effective August 29, 2015. The interim Executive Director will be Jennifer Blevins....
Boy Scout Surveying Merit Badgeavailable at Sierra Valley District Midway
Saturday August 29th in Manteca
San Joaquin Delta College
"This is where we are asking for help. One of the activities for grades 9-12 is a small surveying demonstration.
We have several total stations at SJDC that we can use, but we are looking for additional equipment and people to help with the project.
If anyone is interested in helping on October 2, please let me know. If you are interested in helping develop the project for the students,
please let me know that as well."
Stephanie at Principal Resource Grouphas some Surveyor Opportunities in California
Welty Engineeringis still looking for a Party Chief
California Spatial Reference Center Coordinating Council (CSRC CC)Semi-Annual Meeting
- Date: September 10, 2015, Thursday
- Time: Approximately 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
- Location: PG&E Headquarters, San Francisco
- Fees/Costs: There are no registration fees or costs to attend.
- However, please RSVP by September 1st
AB 1303Subdivision Map Act: map expiration dates.
The Author's office has indicated that this will provide a 24 month extension to maps within the counties of Fresno, Imperial, Kings, Madera, Merced, Modoc, Siskiyou, Stanislaus, and Tulare.
From BPELSGNotice of Department Designation Forms
Proposed Changes to Corner Reords
Our Newsletter "The Prism" July 2015
California Surveyor: "Summer 2015"
BPELSG Bulletin: Summer 2015
New in the Library:Sacramento County - added link to Geographical Map Index
(includes Maps and Parcel Maps, ROS estimated for September, then Corner Records & .....)
Added Historical FEMA Maps Stanislaus, Merced and San Joaquin Counties
Fresno County - updated record maps
Stanislaus County - updated record maps
San Joaquin County - updated ROS, PM, M&P, Corner Records
Adopt-A-RoadNext Clean-up: October 3, 2015
CLSA Chapter Website of the Year - 2012-2014