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Southern Branch

Welcome to the website serving the Southern Branch members of the North Carolina Section. Our branch includes over 800 members encompassing the greater metropolitan area of Charlotte. We love having visitors and look forward to meeting you and our new members at our future branch meetings.

 


 

Spring Stream Clean-up

stream so clean!

We are looking for volunteers for our Spring Stream Clean-Up event on Saturday, April 5.

ASCE Southern Branch has adopted a portion of Little Sugar Creek between East Boulevard (Freedom Park) and E. Morehead Street.  This also includes the adjacent greenway.

Since this is a stream clean-up, please be prepared to actually get into the creek.  Don’t fear - you shouldn't get wet! We will provide hip waders and all other items, including gloves, trash bags, and litter grabbers.  Not everyone needs to get into the water as the greenway needs clean-up as well.

This is a great experience and you will be helping keep our streams and greenways clean and beautiful for everyone to enjoy.  Children are welcome to join, too, with an accompanying adult.

Date: Saturday, April 5, 2014

Start Time: 9 am

Duration: About 2 hours

Meeting Location: Freedom Park

Enter Freedom Park from East Boulevard.  We will be meeting at the first parking area on the right.

If you’d like to volunteer, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


 

April Branch Meeting - TBA

Stay tuned for more details!


 

Electronic Payment Option for Southern Branch Meetings

The Southern Branch has a new option for meeting payments.  You can now also pay electronically for meetings through PayPal! The following information will explain to you the process of using PayPal to make an electronic payment for our upcoming meeting:

Please select either the member or non-member registration price by clicking on one of the two links below. The link will direct you to a payment page, at which time please select the number of registrations you would like to pay for (if you are registering more than one person). Then, either log in with your PayPal account to check out, or click on the “Don’t have a PayPal account” tab to open a credit card payment window. Once your payment information is entered, on the next screen please indicate that you would like to include specific instructions for your purchase and include the names of the people you are registering. This will ensure that we have an attendance list of everyone planning to attend.

For member registration, click here.

For non-member registration, click here.

Refunds will not be available to anyone that does not attend the meeting and does not request a refund at least 24 hours before the meeting date. Please contact Chris Briggs at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with any questions regarding paying for your registration via PayPal.


 

Past Meetings

March 2014:  "BB&T Ballpark - Home of the Charlotte Knights - Lessons Learned in the Urban Environment"

Speaker:  Scott Mingonet, RLA, AICP, Kimley-Horn & Associates, Inc.

Knights Stadium

BB&T Ballpark will be the new home of the Charlotte Knights minor league baseball team after spending the last 20+ years in Ft. Mill, South Carolina, and will have a capacity of 10,000. The new stadium will host events throughout the year in addition to Knights baseball games. Kimley-Horn & Associates provided site civil and infrastructure design services for the new stadium. The presentation focused on the challenges of designing and constructing a stadium within the urban core, including challenges relating to infrastructure improvements, land planning and minimizing impacts to adjacent property owners, while providing a state of the art venue that seamlessly fits into the urban center of Charlotte.

March 2014 Meeting

 

March 2014 Tour


 

Southern Branch Officers

President
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President-Elect
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Past President
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Treasurer
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Secretary
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Golf Tournament Coordinator
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Web Master
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Southern Branch News & Docs

ACE Mentoring
ACE Mentoring Program Presentation
ACE Mentoring Web

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Failing Infrastructure Cannot Support a Healthy Economy

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