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. Check your Email Communication Preferences settings to see if you are set up to receive an e-mail copy of the APWA Washington Report. For more information, contact APWA's Washington, DC office at (202) 408-9541.

November 13, 2017

  • APWA Weighs in Supporting Preservation of Municipal Bonds 
  • November 13-19 is National Traffic Incident Response Week 
  • House May Consider Flood Insurance Reauthorization This Week 
  • Senate Committee Plans Vote on DHS Secretary Nominee 
  • California Senators Introduce Earthquake Mitigation Incentive Relief Bill
  • EPA & USACE Propose Delay in WOTUS Effective Date

November 6, 2017

  • APWA Hosting Congressional Brief 
  • House Passes Wildfire Prevention and Suppression Legislation 
  • House Releases Tax Reform Legislation 
  • Congress Eying Another Continuing Resolution 
  • APWA Participates in Congressional Water Briefing 
  • U.S. DOT Seeks Public Input on Strategic Plan 
  • DOT Announces Pilot Grant Program for UAS 
  • House Plans Vote on Flood Insurance Bill 
  • FEMA Administrator Brock Long Testifies on Capitol Hill 
  • Head of EPA Office of Water to Retire 
  • EPA announces 2017 PISCES Projects

October 30, 2017

  • Senate EPW Approves FHWA Nominee 
  • Senate EPW Held Hearing on Wildfire Prevention and Suppression Legislation 
  • House Plans Vote to Ease Forest Thinning Regulations This Week 
  • President Trump Signs $36.5 Billion Disaster Relief Package into Law 
  • House T&I Committee Holds First Roundtable on Water Resources Bill 
  • APWA Submits Comments on FEMA Risk MAP Guildlines
  • APWA Submits Comments on EPA Strategic Plan 
  • Infrastructure Plan Update 
  • APWA Members 'Tell Your Story' 

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