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  • APWA Top 10 Leaders of 2012 predict industry trends

    American Public Works Association's top leaders of 2012 forecast the most important trend that will shape their profession during the next few years.

  • Plastic Fantastic

    PVC rods prolong the life of sidewalks in one Missouri city.

  • View from the top

    For nearly 50 years, the American Public Works Association has been rewarding excellence and dedication in public service by naming the industry's "Top Ten Leaders of the Year" during National Public Works Week.

  • Taking a diversion

    There are ways to reduce the amount of waste that goes into a landfill. And with the number of landfills decreasing, public works directors should be looking for ways to decrease the amount of solid waste that goes into these landfills. One way is to divert waste into other streams.