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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January 17, 2017

  • National Homeland Security Consortium Meets
  • House Advances Budget Resolution for 2017
  • Confirmation Hearings Held for the Secretaries of Homeland Security and Transportation
  • Interior Secretary Confirmation Hearing
  • SCOTUS Agrees to Hear WOTUS Case
  • President-Elect Trump Picks Former NY Governor Giuliani as Cybersecurity Advisor
  • FEMA Seeks Comments on an Updated Disaster Deductible Concept
  • Legislation Introduced to Address First Responder Needs

January 9, 2017

  • Senate Advances Budget Resolution for 2017
  • Infrastructure Bill Likely This Spring
  • APWA Sends Letter To Protect Municipal Bonds
  • APWA Government Affairs Team Visits The Hill
  • APWA Government Affairs Announces New Resource
  • Congressional Committee Leadership Changes
  • DHS Classifies Election Systems as Critical Infrastructure
  • FEMA National Flood Insurance Program Update
  • Senate Holds Hearing on Cyber-Threats

December 12, 2016

  • 114th Congress Wrap-Up
  • WRDA
  • President Elect Trump Nominees with a Public Works Nexus
  • Update on ESSCC Joint Meeting
  • FEMA Disaster Deductible Update
  • US DOT Seeking Applications for Beyond Traffic Innovation Centers
  • DHS-FEMA Grant Program on Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks
  • House Passes National Urban Search and Rescue Response System Act of 2016

December 5, 2016

  • 114th Congress Wrap-Up
  • WRDA
  • Upcoming ESS joint Meeting
  • Senate Hearing on Critical Transportation Infrastructure
  • Upcoming Transportation Incident Management Executive Leadership Group

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