APWA NEWS

Sustainability "In the Know"

Farifax County, VA invites residents to 'Take the Meadow Home'

2017 Top 10 Public Works Leaders and Projects of the Year

View the video and full details about the 2017 APWA award winners.

Safety Recommendations on Stormwater Drainage System Assessment

NTSB issues safety recommendations in response to investigation of train derailment.

APWA Announces Digital Badging

Digital badges are an electronic representation of an achievement, earned skill, or interest utilized either online or off to help create a clear picture of recipents' education and experience.

Envision v3 Peer Review and Comment Period

ISI is seeking feedback on its latest version of the Envision sustainable infrastructure framework, known as Envision v3. Deadline is November 1.

Take the APWA Members' Library for a Test Drive

See what education opportunities you're missing out on!

ADVOCACY NEWS

Representative Ryan Costello (R-PA) Meets With APWA Central PA Chapter

APWA BOD member Charlie Jones and the APWA Central PA Chapter hosted Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA), Co-Chair of the Public Works & Infrastructure Caucus.

President Trump Nominates Kirstjen Nielsen for DHS Secretary

President Trump has nominated Ms. Kristjen Nielsen to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

APWA Submits Comments on “Waters of the United States” Rule

APWA submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) regarding the recodification of the “Waters of the United States” rule.

FEMA Accepting Comments on Risk MAP Guidelines-DEADLINE EXTENDED

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is soliciting comments on the guidelines and standards to support the Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP) Program.

APWA Joins 19 National Organizations Supporting Municipal Bonds

APWA and 19 other organizations have sent a letter to members of the House Ways and Means Committee strongly supporting maintaining the federal exclusion for municipal bond interest.

NHTSA Calls for Input on New Voluntary Guidance for Autonomous Vehicles

Last Friday, NHTSA published new voluntary guidance for autonomous vehicles entitled, Automated Driving Systems: A Vision for Safety.

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