APWA Washington Report

The APWA Washington Report newsletter covers the latest United States national legislative and regulatory news affecting public works and public works professionals.
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March 13, 2017

  • APWA Board Member on the Hill 
  • Budget & Appropriations Update 
  • Update on Trump Administration Confirmations 
  • Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Focuses on Transportation Funding Needs 
  • House Transportation & Infrastructure Subcommittee Examines Water Infrastructure Needs 
  • Municipal Bond Letter Garners 156 Co-signers 
  • ASCE Infrastructure Report Card Released 
  • Blumenauer Introduces Legislation to Raise the Gas Tax 

March 6, 2017

  • Update on Trump Administration Confirmations 
  • APWA Briefs House Natural Resources Committee
  • Senate Commerce Committee Focuses on Improving Infrastructure 
  • Administrator Pruitt Supports Investment in Water and Superfund 
  • Senate Hearing Focuses on Flood Control Infrastructure 
  • Votes on Emergency Preparedness Bills 

February 27, 2017

  • Update on Trump Administration Confirmations
  • Secretary Chao Speaks to Governors about Infrastructure 
  • EPA Agenda Release Soon

February 13, 2017

  • Update on Administration Confirmations 
  • Infrastructure Hearing
  • Fiscal Year 2018 Appropriations
  • Evacuations in California as Dam Threatens Flooding

February 6, 2017

  • Update on Administration Confirmations 
  • APWA Sends Letter to President Trump on Highway Trust Fund Solvency
  • Governors Highway Safety Association Submits Report on Self-Driving Cars 
  • House T&I Holds Infrastructure Hearing 
  • House Passes Legislation to Stop Flaring Regulation 
  • House Passes Legislation Scrapping Mining Regulation 
  • House Passes DHS Legislation Extending Grant Time 

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