Community Announcements

  • Seeking your opinion on member standards

    Potential changes in the membership classifications and standards were discussed at the 2014 Chapter Delegates Meeting. While a vote on the topic would not take place until 2016, the GCSAA Board of Directors is seeking your input on the topic through an online survey.

  • Notice of Annual Meeting posted

    The 2015 Annual Meeting of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America will be held Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas, as part of the 2015 Golf Industry Show. The official Notice of Annual Meeting is now available with complete details.

  • Invitation to engage in GCSAA initiatives

    If you are interested in serving on a GCSAA committee or task group in 2015, Please take a few minutes to complete a short survey. The feedback you share on this survey will allow us to identify topics or initiatives that interest you. You will receive 0.25 service points for taking the time to complete this survey.

Superintendent Blogs

Keep up with blogs from superintendents, researchers and others in the industry.

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Government Relations

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GCSAA advocates on your behalf at the local, state and national levels of government. Plus, we can help you take action in your region.

Government Relations Online

Visit Government Relations Online for access to critical and relevant advocacy and compliance information and resources. Learn more about legislative and regulatory issues impacting your facility, join the GCSAA Grassroots Network and volunteer to serve as a GCSAA Grassroots Ambassador.

GCSAA Government Relations Quarterly Briefings – updates on what is going on in Congress and advocacy activities impacting the association and its members. Listen to past briefings.  

Public policy services and contacts – find out how GCSAA can help you

GCSAA is a partner in the We Are Golf coalition.

Latest GR news

Florida GCSA earns Excellence in Government Relations Award
The Florida GCSA has earned the 2015 Excellence in Government Relations Award for its statewide collaboration with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to establish best management practices for golf courses.

GCSAA weighs in on Clean Water Act jurisdiction rule
On Nov. 14, GCSAA and six golf allied associations submitted official comment to the federal docket outlining concerns with the EPA's proposed rule regarding "waters of the United States." GCSAA was also signatory to comments submitted on behalf of the Waters Advocacy Coalition.

GCSAA seeks Grassroots Ambassadors
GCSAA is taking its government relations efforts to the next level with GCSAA Grassroots Ambassadors. The goal is to match a member of GCSAA with each member of Congress, and to build strong relationships between them. The program will establish a network of committed volunteers to serve as the “go-to” people for lawmakers and their staff on golf course management issues.

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GCSAA's discussion boards let you interact with your fellow members through discussion about the profession, the industry and other areas.

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GCSAA recognizes exemplary performance, environmental leaders, and friends of the profession through its various awards.

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GCSAA offers many opprtunities for you to hone your leadership skills.


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GCSAA is a member-driven organization where vital decisions are made after listening to input from the general membership, by member representatives who provide direction for the future.