APWA Chapter Leaders' Announcements

  • Chapter Leaders schedule at a glance
  • Roundtable discussions highlight Chapter Leaders Forum
  • A personal invite to the Chapter Leaders Forum
  • 34 chapters will receive the PACE Award in Seattle

Chapter Leaders Schedule at a glance

PWX 2019 will offer many wonderful educational opportunities not only for yourself and your organization, but also for all Chapter Leaders.  In this Chapter Leaders’ edition of In the Works, you will find a list of pretty much everything you’ll need to know as a Chapter Leader about PWX, so you make the most of your time.
Saturday, September 7
Council of Chapters Summer Meeting (7:30 – 8:30 a.m.)
Council of Chapters and Technical Committee Collaboration Work Groups (8:30 – 9:30 a.m.)
Council of Chapters Task Force & Focus Group Meetings (10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
Council of Chapters Regional Breakouts (12:20 – 3:00 p.m.)

Sunday, September 8
First Timers & New Members Welcome Meeting (7:00 – 8:20 a.m.)
Young Professionals Committee Meeting (8:30 - 9:45 a.m.)
Chapter Leaders Forum (3:00 – 4:50 p.m.)
Get Acquainted Party (5:00 – 7:00 p.m.)
Monday, September 9
National Roadeo Competition & Awards Presentation(8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Awards & Recognition Ceremony (5:00 – 6:30 p.m.)

Tuesday, September 10
Chapter Leaders Series: ‘Technology is your Chapter’s Friend’ (2:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
Chapter Leaders Series: ‘Chapter Education Exchange’ (3:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
Chapter Leaders Series: ‘Finance Essentials for Chapter Leaders’ (4:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
Chapter Dinners (evening)

Roundtable discussions highlight Chapter Leaders Forum...

Roundtable discussions hosted by Chapter Leaders are the focal point of the annual Chapter Leaders Forum, held each year at PWX. This year’s Forum is set for 3:00-4:50 p.m. on Sunday, September 8 in the Tahoma Room (1-2-3) at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle.

A personal invite to the Chapter Leaders Forum

Here is a link to a video invitation to the Chapter Leaders Forum.
Vic Bianes, incoming Director-at-Large for Fleet & Facilities, has been the chair of the PWX Chapter Leaders Forum task force for the past two years, and he lays out some of the primary reasons why all chapter leaders should attend.

34 Chapters will receive the PACE Award in Seattle

There will be 34 chapters that receive the PACE (Presidential Award for Chapter Excellence) for this year. All 34 will be recognized in Seattle at the Awards Recognition Ceremony. 
The following PACE recipients are: Alberta, Arizona, California Central Coast, Chicago Metro, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kansas City Metro, Louisiana, Mid-Atlantic, Minnesota, Missouri, Monterey Bay, Nebraska, Nevada, New England, New York Metro, North Carolina, Northern California, Ohio, Oregon, Sacramento, San Diego/Imperial Counties, Silicon Valley, South Carolina, Southern California, Tennessee, Texas, Ventura County, Washington State and Wisconsin.
Chapters are encouraged to have representatives attend the Awards ceremony. The event starts at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 9 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle.