APWA Washington Report – June 18, 2018

LATEST NEWS Senate EPW Holds Hearing on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles June 13, the full Senate Environment & Public Works (EPW) Committee held a hearing focused on the effects of emerging technologies and connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV) on our nation’s infrastructure; The witness panel was comprised of leaders from industry, government, and research; EPW … Continue reading APWA Washington Report – June 18, 2018

APWA – Various Employment Opportunity – Nationwide

Latest WorkZone Job Postings Having trouble reading webpages on the new WorkZone Job Board? Try clearing your browser history and cache, or try switching to a different browser. Mechanic City of Mequon, WI Director, Public Works and Environmental Services Fairfax County Gov't. Fairfax, VA Maintenance Worker I / II San Diego County Water Authority San … Continue reading APWA – Various Employment Opportunity – Nationwide

APWA elearning Educational Opportunities

It's that time of year... Get the most out of your fiscal end-of-year training dollars with APWA's flexible eLearning programs! They're the perfect fit if you're looking to get last-minute training for yourself or your employees. eLearning educational programs allow you to access curriculum outside a traditional classroom setting using online technology. These easy-to-use courses feature slide-based … Continue reading APWA elearning Educational Opportunities

APWA announces rollout of national Public Works First Responder symbol

Indianapolis, Ind. – Yesterday, at the North American Snow Conference opening general session, APWA President Bo Mills announced the association's adoption of a national Public Works First Responder symbol. The symbol is to be used throughout North America to recognize pubic works professionals' federally-mandated role as first responders. To ensure this symbol has maximum exposure (on … Continue reading APWA announces rollout of national Public Works First Responder symbol

Introducing APWA’s new eLearning opportunity, “Public Works Math 101: Calculating Concrete and Asphalt”

When it comes to calculating the amount of concrete to pour or asphalt to spread, you can’t afford an “Oops!” moment because you over- or under-estimated how much you needed. With Public Works Math 101, you’ll be calculating area and volume in no time. Even better, this in-depth instruction provides hands-on training you manage at … Continue reading Introducing APWA’s new eLearning opportunity, “Public Works Math 101: Calculating Concrete and Asphalt”

May 20th to 26th is National Public Works Week (APWA Legislative Action Alert)

May 20 to 26, is the 58th annual celebration of National Public Works Week (NPWW). Hundreds of events will be held across the United States and Canada during NPWW honoring public works professionals responsible for planning, building, designing, managing and operating the infrastructure that protects and ensures our quality of life. During NPWW APWA's Washington … Continue reading May 20th to 26th is National Public Works Week (APWA Legislative Action Alert)

APWA is excited to announce the new Certified Public Works Professional Program

New Thinking: New Certification APWA is excited to announce the new Certified Public Works Professional program will launch at PWX 2018 in Kansas City. The Certified Public Works Professional (CPWP) designation will have two levels: Supervision Level (CPWP-S) Management Level (CPWP-M) The Certified Public Works Professional-Supervision (CPWP-S) recognizes individuals in the public works field who … Continue reading APWA is excited to announce the new Certified Public Works Professional Program

APWA’s Washington Report – April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018 Be sure to follow @APWAGovAffairs on Twitter. LATEST NEWS FAA Reauthorization Bill Vote Expected This Week This week, the House is expected to vote on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill (H.R. 4); If enacted, H.R. 4 would reauthorize the agency through FY 2023; Currently, the authorization for the agency expires … Continue reading APWA’s Washington Report – April 23, 2018

West Coast Branch of the APWA’s Rays Game at the Trop

West Coast Branch Rays Game and Pap;a John's Bull Pen will be on Saturday, June 23, 2018. 1:00 pm:  WCB Parking Lot PreGame 2:30 pm:  Papa John's Bull Pen 4:10 pm:  Rays Versus Yankees Where:  Southwest Corner of Lot 7 (Parking Extra) Seats will be located in the Papa John's Bullpen Box which is located … Continue reading West Coast Branch of the APWA’s Rays Game at the Trop

APWA’s Self-Assessment Workshop is coming to your region!

APWA's Self-Assessment Workshop is coming to your region! Hosted by the APWA Florida Chapter Is your agency operating at peak performance and productivity levels of operations? Have you really reviewed them with your staff to see what improvement might be made? Do you review your policies, procedures, and practices on a regular basis? What guidelines … Continue reading APWA’s Self-Assessment Workshop is coming to your region!