An integral part of APWA’s celebration of National Public Works Week is the announcement of the Top Ten Public Works Leaders of the Year. The Top Ten Leader award is given for exemplary public works performance, and its purpose is to honor the recipients, recognize and enhance the profession, and increase general public works awareness. The purpose of the award is also to inspire excellence and dedication in public service by recognizing the outstanding achievements of public works professionals. This year, ten individuals were singled out who represent the finest in the public works profession. For more information about who was selected as the Top Ten Public Works Leaders for 2013, read the APWA press release below.