Now in its 9th edition, this updated and revised Manual, which includes a new chapter on environmental management systems, is a critical tool for any size public works agency. Use this book to learn the basic criteria and procedures necessary to perform as a full-service public works agency. It provides the framework for conducting your own objective agency self assessment, or it serves as the guide for achieving APWA Accreditation.
Whether it is self assessment or accreditation your agency is interested in, this manual is the place to start. Now in its 9th edition, the book includes a new chapter on asset management, which is a critical tool for any public works agency. Hundreds of agencies throughout North America have used APWA's management practices as the basis for developing or improving their own existing practices, enhancing performance, increasing productivity, and strengthening employee morale since 1991.
It's here-APWA's 9th Edition of the book that has defined best practices for many hundreds of public works agencies across North America since 1991. Whether it is self assessment or accreditation your agency is interested in, this manual is the place to start.