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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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 

January 30, 2017

  • APWA Executive Director on the Hill
  • Road to Zero Coalition
  • Update on Administration Confirmations
  • White House Announces Regulatory Freeze
  • Administration Revives Oil Pipelines Across American-Canadian Border
  • EO to Expedite Environmental Review for 'High Priority" Infrastructure Projects
  • Border Adjustment Tax Being Considered

January 23, 2017

  • APWA President Ron Calkins' Opinion Editorial on Infrastructure
  • Update on Administration Confirmations
  • Interior Secretary Nominee Promises Infrastructure Investment
  • EPA Nominee Prioritizes Rebuilding Federal-State Partnership
  • Legislation on Network Resiliency to be Voted on in the House
  • Regulations Update

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