Across North America, more than 28,000 members in the US and Canada celebrate National Public Works Week to energize and educate the public on the importance of the contribution of public works to their daily lives: planning, building, managing and operating the heart of our local communities and building the quality of life. For 2013, APWA has selected “Because of Public Works...” as its theme for the week, which will be celebrated May 19-25. The theme is about the quality of life brought to communities around the world. We are able to have clean water, safe streets and neighborhoods, efficient traffic and safe clean communities "Because of Public Works..."
Check out the NPWW press release HERE.
National Public Works Week Senate resolution HERE.
Senate Resolution (PDF) HERE.
List of 2013 gubernatorial and municipal proclamations HERE.