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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February 8, 2016

  • President Obama’s FY 2017 Proposed Budget
  • FirstNET hearing held by House Energy and Commerce Committee
  • Flint Crisis is Focus of House Oversight Committee Hearing
  • Water Infrastructure Trust Fund Legislation Introduced
  • Senate Energy Legislation Fails Amidst Dispute over Flint Funding
  • House T&I Committee Chair Introduces FAA Renewal Legislation
  • US DOT Marks 50 Years

February 1, 2016

  • House Oversight Committee Set to Hold Flint Hearing Wednesday
  • Legislation Introduced to Assist Flint
  • Senate Considers Amendments to Energy Modernization Legislation
  • House T&I Committee Expected to Release FAA Renewal Legislation This Week

January 25, 2016

  • HUD Awards $1 Billion Through National Disaster Resilience Competition
  • FEMA Seeks Comments on a Disaster Deductible Concept 
  • EPA Announces 2014 Toxics Release Inventory Report
  • Senate Fails to Override Presidential Veto of S.J. Res 22
January 19, 2016
  • House Energy & Commerce Committee Requests Briefing on Flint Drinking Water Crisis
  • Secretary Foxx Unveils $4 Billion Automated Vehicle Plan
  • House Passes Bill to Overturn WOTUS
  • The House Committee on Financial Services Conducts Two Days of Hearings on NFIP

January 11, 2016

  • President to give State of the Union Tomorrow
  • House to Consider Bill to Overturn WOTUS this Week
  • Whitehouse to Release Fiscal Year 2017 Budget in February
  • Klamath Agreements Have Uncertain Future