The APWA Washington Report newsletter covers the latest United States national legislative and regulatory news affecting public works and public works professionals. Current issues of the newsletter are available here, or you can use the links to the right of this page to view issues from past years.

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August 10, 2015

  • Tell Congress to Pass a Long Term Highway Bill after Recess
  • President Obama Announces Clean Power Plan
  • Senate Pulls Cybersecurity Bill Until after Recess
  • FY 2016 Appropriations Update

August 3, 2015

  • Congress Passes Three Month Extension of Federal Highway Programs
  • Senate Passes 6 Year Highway Bill with Three Years of Funding
  • USACE Memos show EPA dysfunction and possible misconduct over WOTUS
  • Possible Vote on Cybersecurity Before Senate Adjourns for Recess
  • FY 2016 Appropriations Update

July 27, 2015

  • Senate Spends Weekend on Highway Bill
  • House Unlikely to Consider Senate Bill
  • House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee Holds Brownfields Hearing

July 20, 2015

  • House passes Transportation Extension, Senate bill on tap for Tuesday
  • CA Drought Legislation Passed by House
  • PHMSA Nominee Hearing this week