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. 

September 17, 2018

  • Congress Moves Forward on FY 2019 Appropriations
  • House Passes Water Infrastructure Legislation 
  • Senate Committee Hearing Examines Emerging Technologies in Transportation 
  • IPAWS Emergency Alert System Test Postponed 
  • House Passes Measure to Formally Establish New DHS Division 
  • APWA Executive Director Meets with USGS

September 10, 2018

  • APWA Represented at FEMA's September Prep Talk
  • FHWA Announces Competitive Highway Bridge Funding 
  • House Transportation Subcommittee Hearing on Transportation Technology 
  • House Committee Holds Hearing on PFAS 
  • House and Senate Conferees Appointed on FY 2019 Transportation Appropriations 
  • September is National Preparedness Month

August 27, 2018

  • Senator John McCain Passes Away at 81
  • FY2019 Appropriations Update 
  • FHWA Deployment Phase for Every Day Counts 
  • FCC Releases 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Communications Report 
  • FEMA Announces DHS Grant Allocations for FY2018 
  • FEMA Seeking Comments on NQS Support Tools 
  • APWA Invited to Participate in FEMA September Prep Talk 

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