Advocacy News


APWA Cosigns Letter to EPA on Integrated Planning Implementation

On September 18, APWA, along with six other local government organizations, issued a letter to the EPA regarding implementation of Integrated Planning and Permitting policies.

FCC Requests Comments on Wireless Spectrum

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a public notice calling for comments on a petition for rulemaking requested by the Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA).

APWA Advocates for Improved Flood Standards

APWA joined with over 30 organizations in sending a letter to White House officials advocating for the development of improved flood-ready standards.

FEMA Announces Revised National Mitigation Investment Strategy

On August 13, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced their updated National Mitigation Investment Strategy (NMIS).

APWA Attends NHSC Meeting in Louisville KY

On July 31, APWA attended the National Homeland Security Consortium’s (NHSC) annual summer meeting in Louisville, KY.