APWA NEWS

Safety Recommentations on Stormwater Drainage System Assessment

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

Call for Presentations

Submit your new perspectives, best practices, and/or innovative twists for presentations at 2018 PWX.

Accreditation Workshop

October 2 in Janesville, Wisconsin - Register today!

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.

Sustainability "In the Know"

City of Red Deer, Alberta unveils a clean energy bus fleet

2017 Top 10 Public Works Leaders

Recognizing the outstanding career service achievements of individual public works professionals from both the public and private sectors in North America.

Take the APWA Members' Library for a Test Drive

See what education opportunities you're missing out on!

ADVOCACY NEWS

Feds Looking to Streamline NEPA for Infrastructure Work

On September 14, the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) announced in the Federal Register its’ intention to potentially be updating the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Federal Transit Administration Announces $55 million in Grants

On September 15, the Federal Transit Administration announced $55 million in grant awards through its Low or No Emission Vehicle program.

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.

U.S. DOT Announces Grants for Airport Improvement Program Funding

On September 14, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced the Federal Aviation Administration will reward $264 million in infrastructure grants to 95 airports in 31 states

U.S. DOT Announces TIGER Grant Funding Opportunities

This week the U.S. Department of Transportation announced $500 million in available funding through the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program.

EPA and Army Corps Accepting Comments on WOTUS Repeal

On June 27, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed repealing the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) regulation.

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