The World Sweeping Association has been formed by the management team of Ranger Kidwell-Ross, WorldSweeper’s editor, will direct the group. Kidwell-Ross has written about the industry since 1988 when he began a newsletter for power sweeping contractors, Supervac Quarterly. He subsequently founded and operated the first sweeping industry magazine, American Sweeper, which was published until 2005 when it was moved from print to online.