Grove XXIII Developer Fined for Polluting St. Lucie River

By | February 19, 2018

The Club, which is developing the Hobe Sound, Fla., golf course that is partially owned by basketball legend Michael Jordan, will be ordered to pay $5,512.50 in civil penalties and $2,500 for the cost of investigating how runoff from the construction site sent a plume of dirty water into the river in early February. The developer […]

$5M Investment Needed for Oro Valley, Ariz., Golf Facilities

By | February 19, 2018

According to Town Manager Mary Jacobs, without millions in additional investments in the two 18-hole golf courses at The Oro Valley Community Center and and the nine-hole Pusch Ridge Golf Course, the town will have limited options to increase the financial outlook of its golf operations. The town spent roughly $2.7 million on upgrades after […]


Big Sky, Mont., Considers Making Snow with Wastewater

By | February 19, 2018

Residents of the booming community are opposed to disposing of sewage in the Gallatin River, but using treated wastewater could offer a “nearly limitless solution.” Ski resorts in Arizona, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California have used treated wastewater for snowmaking. The ski town of Big Sky, Mont., is a modern-day Western boomtown, but its biggest growing […]


Sandhill Crane GC to Unveil $6.5M Clubhouse

By | February 16, 2018

The Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., facility will open for business on February 17 after almost three years of planning and construction. The 22,000-sq. ft. clubhouse features a pro shop, locker rooms, Dancing Crane restaurant, banquet room, and outdoor patios on both the first and second floors. The new $6.5 million clubhouse at Sandhill Crane Golf Club […]


Olde Point CC Revived as “Everyman’s Country Club”

By | February 16, 2018

John Francesco took over ownership of the Hampstead, N.C., property last year, and is already seeing increases in rounds and traffic after renovating the restaurant and pro shop, reinvigorating the golf course, giving the pool a facelift, and rehabilitating the tennis courts. When fertilizer trucks pulled into the Olde Point Country Club in Hampstead, N.C., […]


Meadowlake Golf & Swim Club Up for Foreclosure Auction

By | February 16, 2018

The state, on behalf of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, was awarded a foreclosure judgment in court last year and will proceed with plans to sell the 55-acre property in Canton, Ohio, which includes an 18-hole golf course. The auction will be held March 5. Meadowlake Golf & Swim Club, a Canton, Ohio property that […]