APWA Washington Report

The APWA Washington Report newsletter covers the latest United States national legislative and regulatory news affecting public works and public works professionals. Check your Email Communication Preferences settings to see if you are set up to receive an e-mail copy of the APWA Washington Report. For more information, contact APWA's Washington, DC office at (202) 408-9541.

January 16, 2018

  • Congress to Begin Again on Funding the Federal Government
  • President Meets with Key Senators to Discuss Infrastructure 
  • NFIP Set to Expire January 19
  • U.S. DOT Calling for Stakeholder Engagement on Autonomous Vehicles Policies 
  • APWA Participates in EPA Meeting on Lead and Copper Rule Revision 
  • FCC Plans Vote on Proposal to Improve Emergency Alert Notification 
  • FEMA Seeks Comments on National Mitigation Investment Strategy (NMIS) Draft Report 
  • Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Army Corps Project Authorization 
  • EPA to Hold Information Session on Water Financing Program 
  • NHSC Conducts Annual Winter Meeting 
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hosts Infrastructure Summit on January 18

January 8, 2018 

  • Infrastructure Push is On
  • Government Funding Discussions Begin Again 
  • House Transportation and Infrastructure Chair to Retire 
  • Congress Passes Legislation for Mobile-Friendly Federal Websites 
  • FirstNet-Adopted Nationwide 
  • EPA Invites APWA to Comment on Lead and Copper Rule Revision 
  • House Scheduled to Vote on Cybersecurity Vulnerability Bill 
  • 2018 National Homeland Security Consortium Meets This Week 
  • Road to Zero Safety Grants Available 
  • APWA Members 'Tell Your Story' 

December 18, 2017 

  • Final Tax Reform Bill Language Released
  • House Releases CR Text 
  • APWA Invited by EPA to Comment on Lead and Copper Rule Revision 
  • FHWA Nominee Withdraws 
  • EPA Nominees Update 
  • Road to Zero Safety Grants Available 
  • Congress Considering Action on a Third Disaster Relief Package this Week
  • DC Wipes Law Has Day in Court 
  • APWA Advocates for the Protection of Infrastructure from Bigger Trucks 
  • House Approves DHS Cybersecurity Division Title Change 
  • FEMA to Conduct National Incident Management Systems Webinar This Week

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