APWA Reporter magazine

  • President's Message, Jan,p.2
  • Technical Committee News, Jan,p.4
  • How a Strategic Asset Management Plan focused our efforts within a small town, Jan,p.6
  • City of Santa Monica's Public Works Department receives APWA accreditation, Jan,p.9
  • For Transportation Girls everywhere, we can do better than eight percent, Jan,p.11
  • In & Around APWA, Jan,p.13
  • Index to 2017 articles, Jan,p.14
  • Washington Insight, Jan,p.20
  • GAC Insight, Jan,p.22
  • Imagination to Innovation, Jan,p.23
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Jan,p.24
  • Public Asset Management, Jan,p.26
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Jan,p.29
  • International Idea Exchange, Jan,p.30
  • Houston Public Works: the life of Hurricane Harvey in the eyes of public works, Jan,p.33
  • Preparation and response to Hurricane Irma: the Florida experience, Jan,p.36
  • Emergency repairs on the edge of a continent: keeping California's Highway 1 open along the Big Sur coastline, Jan,p.40
  • Free TEEX training for public works staff, Jan,p.43
  • Suspicious Activity Reporting: The role of public works, Jan,p.46
  • Fusion Liaison Officer Programs: Effective sharing of information to prevent crime and terrorism, Jan,p.50
  • Connecting the Dots: A local perspective on coordinating with a fusion center, Jan,p.52
  • National Weather Service Radar: Radar 101, Jan,p.53
  • GOES-R: What's new in orbit, Jan,p.57
  • Mutually Beneficial: Public Works & the Weather-Ready Nation Strategic Initiative, Jan,p.60
  • President's Message, Feb,p.2
  • Record Wildfires, Unprecedented PW Response, Feb,p.4
  • Call issued for nominations to APWA Board of Directors, Feb,p.10
  • Technical Committee News, Feb,p.14
  • The Show for Snow Is Racing to the Hoosier State, Feb,p.16
  • City of Coral Springs Public Works Department becomes 121st accredited agency, Feb,p.19
  • CPFP Certification: Bridging the gap from private to public fleet management, Feb,p.21
  • Social media for small communities, Feb,p.23
  • Could this be what employees experience in your workplace?, Feb,p.26
  • Recognize Your Leaders: Christopher L. Wannamaker, Feb,p.30
  • Washington Insight, Feb,p.33
  • Be a Water Advocate, Feb,p.35
  • Imagination to Innovation, Feb,p.38
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Feb,p.40
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Feb,p.42
  • Advocacy and funding Michigan infrastructure, Feb,p.45
  • From Pilot Scale to City Scale: Implementing a large-scale green infrastructure program in Philadelphia, Feb,p.48
  • Environmental Impact Bonds: Building on DC Water's approach to deploy innovative public works projects, Feb,p.51
  • Improved worker and public safety needed: cured-in-place-pipe, Feb,p.54
  • Advancing asset management in bite-sized pieces, Feb,p.57
  • Celebrating the value of water, Feb,p.60
  • Updated tech assists in hurricane response, recovery, and future planning, Feb,p.64
  • Hurricane Harvey: A Texas Chapter perspective, Feb,p.67
  • President's Message, Mar,p.2
  • Technology in 2018: The Five Key Trends in Public Works, Mar,p.4
  • Technical Committee News, Mar,p.10
  • Technical Tours at the Snow Conference, Mar,p.12
  • Chattanooga looks forward to celebrating "The Power of Public Works" during National Public Works Week, Mar,p.16
  • L.E.A.P. into Public Works with DCDPW, Mar,p.18
  • Going for gold, Mar,p.20
  • Obtaining a CPII certification is an excellent way to advance your career, Mar,p.22
  • Certification as a fleet manager helps advance the profession, Mar,p.24
  • Hurricane preparedness and response: structure versus adaptability, Mar,p.26
  • Gender parity in public works, Mar,p.29
  • Diversity in the workplace, Mar,p.32
  • In & Around APWA, Mar,p.34
  • Washington Insight, Mar,p.35
  • GAC Insight, Mar,p.36
  • Recognize Your Leaders, Mar,p.38
  • Imagination to Innovation, Mar,p.40
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Mar,p.42
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Mar,p.44
  • International Idea Exchange, Mar,p.46
  • For a new solid waste manager, be true to yourself, Mar,p.56
  • Metrics and the Diminishing Ton, Mar,p.58
  • Reuse: Options for engaging, citywide initiatives, Mar,p.60
  • What is your human capital plan?, Mar,p.62
  • Combatting the opioid crisis with drug takeback programs, Mar,p.64
  • Elected and practitioner perspectives in solid waste, Mar,p.68
  • Future Fleet: Technology in waste fleets, Mar,p.72
  • President's Message, Apr,p.2
  • Technical Committee News, Apr,p.4
  • Collaboration leads to greater connection, Apr,p.6
  • Stop Global Whining!, Apr,p.10
  • Excellence in Snow and Ice Control Award Winners, Apr,p.14
  • Ventura County Public Works Agency creates dynamic National Public Works Week event, Apr,p.22
  • The Clark County Public Works journey to accreditation, Apr,p.26
  • "If you're gonna be involved in the crash, you need to be involved in the takeoff", Apr,p.30
  • #WeArePublic Works and important benefits of your department using Twitter, Apr,p.32
  • NEAPWA Diversity Committee members well their stories, Apr,p.34
  • Washington Insight, Apr,p.38
  • GAC Insight, Apr,p.40
  • Recognize Your Leaders, Apr,p.46
  • Imagination to Innovation, Apr,p.48
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Apr,p.50
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Apr,p.52
  • International Idea Exchange, Apr,p.54
  • Bringing the darkness of space to light, Apr,p.57
  • Light your field: a public/private partnership gets it done, Apr,p.62
  • Procurement Challenges, Apr,p.65
  • Historic building preservation costs strain municipal budgets, Apr,p.67
  • Protecting our greatest assets: the new norm, Apr,p.70
  • Reintroducing annuals to the facilities and grounds of Cumberland County, Apr,p.72
  • Fields of Green: Economic development through sports, Apr,p.76
  • Critical weather checklist for property readiness, Apr,p.82
  • Facility management departments can implement GIS asset management technology solutions to address the ongoing budget squeeze, Apr,p.90
  • President's Message, May,p.2
  • Santa Barbara County Public Works responds to devastating mudflow, May,p.4
  • Candidates for the APWA Board of Directors named, May,p.8
  • CPWA goes to Ottawa, May,p.12
  • C4S and APWA Mid-Atlantic Chapter hold joint meeting in Virginia focused on collaboration, May,p.15
  • Concord Public Works Celebration, May,p.20
  • Port of San Diego Engineering becomes the first port in the nation to receive APWA accreditation, May,p.24
  • Small Cities/Rural Communities Return on Investment, May,p.28
  • A Knight in Shining Armor, May,p.30
  • The Spokesperson: Who is yours?, May,p.34
  • 2018 Top Ten Public Works Leaders Named, May,p.36
  • Washington Insight, May,p.41
  • GAC Insight, May,p.43
  • Recognize Your Leaders, May,p.45
  • Imagination to Innovation, May,p.47
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, May,p.48
  • Leading from the Frontlines, May,p.50
  • International Idea Exchange, May,p.54
  • Participatory Budgeting: How to put the people in public works, May,p.57
  • Building a culture of sustainability in public works: lessons learned in Fairfax County, May,p.61
  • Innovation, collaboration impact first Envision-verified waste facility, May,p.64
  • The fingerprint of climate change is now clearer--and it's sticking around, May,p.67
  • L.A. is achieving its sustainability goals through collaborative partnerships, May,p.71
  • Gaining a natural advantage in municipal service delivery, May,p.75
  • Boulder's walk and bike future: planning for all ages and abilities, May,p.78
  • President's Message, Jun,p.2
  • APWA adopts national Public Works First Responder symbol, Jun,p.5
  • Technical Committee News, Jun,p.8
  • Connection between chapters and their Local Technical Assistance Program Centers advances APWA's Strategic Plan, Jun,p.10
  • First in Maine, Jun,p.13
  • The many benefits of becoming a Certified Stormwater Manager, Jun,p.16
  • What does diversity mean to you?, Jun,p.19
  • Chapter new ideas: Arizona Chapter Young Professionals Committee, Jun,p.20
  • New Hampshire's oldest public water system, Jun,p.22
  • Improve your chapter's communication, Jun,p.26
  • APWA chapters are essential to advocacy success, Jun,p.30
  • GAC Insight, Jun,p.32
  • Bright future for diamonds?, Jun,p.34
  • Automated vehicle location and winter maintenance, Jun,p.36
  • Leading from the Front Lines, Jun,p.38
  • International Idea Exchange, Jun,p.42
  • The Bayonne Bridge: Raising the roadway, Jun,p.45
  • The future is here: get ready for autonomous transportation, Jun,p.49
  • Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Guide Likelihood of Failure in Water Pipeline Analysis, Jun,p.54
  • Delivering assets and strengthening communities: a CBP3 primer, Jun,p.57
  • The building blocks of a modern public asset management solution, Jun,p.61
  • What can data do for our world's most precious resource?, Jun,p.64
  • President's Message, Jul,p.2
  • APWA's 2018 North American Snow Conference: The Show for Snow!, Jul,p.4
  • The CPWA Board of Directors Annual Meeting in Ottawa, Jul,p.11
  • Technical Committee News, Jul,p.14
  • Looking for purpose with Roy Spence, Jul,p.17
  • PWX 2018 brings the fifth International Public Works Roundtable, Jul,p.20
  • Accreditation brings employees together, Jul,p.22
  • What Certified Public Fleet Professional means to me, Jul,p.25
  • Six myths that keep us from developing our cultural competence, Jul,p.28
  • APWA Washington State Chapter: National Diversity Challenge, Jul,p.31
  • Envision v3: Driving sustainable infrastructure with the right tools, Jul,p.33
  • In & Around APWA, Jul,p.35
  • APWA announces the 2018 Public Works Projects of the Year, Jul,p.36
  • Washington Insight, Jul,p.62
  • Spotlight on Canada, Jul,p.64
  • Media Insight, Jul,p.73
  • Imagination to Innovation, Jul,p.75
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Jul,p.76
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Jul,p.78
  • International Idea Exchange, Jul,p.80
  • Replace the gas tax with a vehicle-miles traveled fee: Point and Counterpoint, Jul,p.82
  • For transportation: what will follow the FAST Act?, Jul,p.87
  • A new way forward, Jul,p.89
  • On the road to connectivity, Jul,p.93
  • Weather forecast services: do we still need them?, Jul,p.94
  • Six steps to safer uncontrolled crossing locations, Jul,p.98
  • FHWA releases new version of IHSDM, Jul,p.100
  • New Road Safety Professional certification coming soon: first exam period in October 2018!, Jul,p.102
  • President's Message, Aug,p.2
  • Technical Committee News, Aug,p.4
  • The City of West Linn's journey to APWA Accreditation, Aug,p.6
  • Public-private partnerships for small cities, Aug,p.8
  • Are we fatigued by the terms diversity, heterogeneity, inclusion, integration, understanding, and so on?, Aug,p.10
  • Emerging Leaders Academy: Making relationships to last a lifetime, Aug,p.12
  • Awards 2018, Aug,p.14
  • Don't miss these at PWX!, Aug,p.37
  • Four options to attend PWX, Aug,p.38
  • One-day passes available for PWX, Aug,p.39
  • Protected bicycle lanes finally pedal their way to KC, Aug,p.40
  • You can't lead from behind a desk, Aug,p.42
  • Innovation, art, and engineering, Aug,p.44
  • Building Exceptional Staff Talent (BEST), Aug,p.49
  • Building a smart sewer network, Aug,p.51
  • Is resilience... sustainable?, Aug,p.53
  • Plan and prepare for emergencies: if you wait, it's too late!, Aug,p.57
  • Economic impacts of local recycling processing: a circular economy study of the City of Phoenix, Aug,p.60
  • Washington Insight, Aug,p.64
  • GAC Insight, Aug,p.66
  • GAC Insight, Aug,p.68
  • Spotlight on Canada, Aug,p.70
  • Media Insight, Aug,p.80
  • Imagination to Innovation, Aug,p.83
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Aug,p.84
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Aug,p.86
  • International Idea Exchange, Aug,p.88
  • A systematic approach to reducing risk, liability and potential construction delays associated with subsurface utilities, Aug,p.90
  • Trenchless technology innovations benefit all of us, Aug,p.94
  • Utility Coordination Committees: Maximizing collaboration and coordination long before you dig, Aug,p.96
  • Cross Bores: Managing risk through education and awareness, Aug,p.98
  • Who is going to solve tomorrow's problems?, Aug,p.104
  • SouthEast Connector project benefits growing northern Nevada region, Aug,p.106
  • Public agencies challenged by text messaging blitz, Aug,p.108
  • Stormwater ecologist connects students to streams, Aug,p.110
  • Charting a route for success, Aug,p.114
  • "Better Services, Better Community", Aug,p.117
  • Warwick Avenue Stormwater Improvement Project, Aug,p.121
  • Select the right fleet management system for your department, Aug,p.127
  • When "The Really Big One" hits the Lake Oswego-Tigard water partnership pipelines, Aug,p.130
  • President's Message, Sep,p.2
  • Technical Committee News, Sep,p.6
  • Lincoln AV shuttle, Sep,p.8
  • Raymore Public Works: Model Agency, Sep,p.11
  • Ventura County Chapter makes a difference with student scholarships, Sep,p.12
  • From the diary of a PWX 2018 speaker, Sep,p.15
  • Washington Insight, Sep,p.17
  • GAC Insight, Sep,p.19
  • Spotlight on Canada, Sep,p.21
  • Media Insight, Sep,p.28
  • Imagination to Innovation, Sep,p.31
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Sep,p.32
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Sep,p.38
  • International Idea Exchange, Sep,p.40
  • Setting up your fleet software, Sep,p.44
  • Efficiency can boost productivity and morale, Sep,p.46
  • Managing public sector vehicles with technology, Sep,p.49
  • Usage vs. Utilization, Sep,p.52
  • Select the right fleet management system for your department, Sep,p.54
  • Got Ethics?, Sep,p.56
  • Revisiting the economic theory of vehicle replacement, Sep,p.58
  • President's Message, Oct,p.2
  • Technical Committee News, Oct,p.4
  • We are one proud APWA-accredited city!, Oct,p.6
  • If your employees had a choice, would you be their boss?, Oct,p.8
  • Are we there yet? No, but APWA members will get there steadily and slowly, Oct,p.11
  • Washington Insight, Oct,p.14
  • GAC Insight, Oct,p.16
  • Spotlight on Canada, Oct,p.20
  • Media Insight, Oct,p.30
  • Imagination to Innovation, Oct,p.32
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Oct,p.34
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Oct,p.38
  • International Idea Exchange, Oct,p.42
  • Levels of service for winter operations, Oct,p.44
  • ROI: A winter maintenance strategy for success, Oct,p.47
  • Weathering the Storm: Making a difference with weather-savvy roads, Oct,p.51
  • Using your existing work management software to track your inclement weather program, Oct,p.54
  • Rising Up: Operators take center stage, Oct,p.56
  • Culture and public works, Oct,p.60
  • Don't be the next weather disaster headline, Oct,p.61
  • Embracing change, Oct,p.64
  • President's Message, Nov,p.2
  • North Port proves it can "Achieve Anything", Nov,p.6
  • Houston Public Works: Tools for resilience, Nov,p.10
  • Top Ten Performance Measures for Fleet Managers, Nov,p.13
  • Lake County responds to hunger, Nov,p.15
  • A rolling tribute to John Doherty, Nov,p.19
  • PWX 2018 Highlights, Nov,p.20
  • Washington Insight, Nov,p.42
  • GAC Insight, Nov,p.44
  • Spotlight on Canada, Nov,p.47
  • Media Insight, Nov,p.56
  • Imagination to Innovation, Nov,p.58
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Nov,p.60
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Nov,p.62
  • International Idea Exchange, Nov,p.67
  • President's Message, Dec,p.2
  • Public Works: A Partner and First Responder, Dec,p.4
  • APWA Public Works Compensation Report and Salary Calculator offers new member benefit, Dec,p.6
  • Technical Committee News, Dec,p.10
  • 33rd Annual National Snow Roadeo, Dec,p.12
  • Continuity of Success: Second year of the Young Professionals Committee, Dec,p.15
  • Public Works gets the job done in Music City, Dec,p.17
  • Meet your APWA National Committee for Diversity & Inclusion, Dec,p.19
  • Reasonable Means Reasonable, Dec,p.23
  • APWA announces newly credentialed agencies and professionals, Dec,p.25
  • Washington Insight, Dec,p.28
  • Record Storms, Floods, Rainfall Intensity--What now?, Dec,p.30
  • Spotlight on Canada, Dec,p.32
  • Media Insight, Dec,p.43
  • Imagination to Innovation, Dec,p.45
  • Open Your Winter Toolbox, Dec,p.46
  • Leading from the Frontlines, Dec,p.48
  • International Idea Exchange, Dec,p.50
  • The Seven Habits of Highly Dysfunctional Leaders, Dec,p.56