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  • 18 public works professionals receive inspection credential

    This American Public Works Association’s certification improves the effectiveness of those responsible for ensuring that infrastructure construction and materials comply with specifications.

  • Do you know these six stormwater professionals?

    The American Public Works Association’s most-recent Certified Stormwater Manager recipients work in cities all across the country.

  • All about emergency-management careers

    Free guides to public service and safety careers include salary information, a school search tool, internships, scholarships, and related information.

  • Maddie in my heart forever

    On April 9, 2014, I had to say goodbye to my priceless service dog Maddie. She was loved by 99% of those who met her. For every one person that I may have made happy, Maddie made at least 1,000 more people happy.

  • SSSBA to host free webinar on short span steel bridge design

    In cooperation with the American Galvanizers Association (AGA), the Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance (SSSBA) will host a free one-hour webinar on the innovative design of short span steel bridges (under 140 feet) on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

  • Flagger Training

    Check out this FREE online training course.

  • Public works training for city and county employees

    Illinois created a program to nurture future public works managers. Although it is designed for supervisors, it has value for public works personnel at all levels.

  • 11 public works manager mentors

    These 20-year career veterans will work one on one with members who are enrolled in the American Public Works Association’s Leadership and Management professional development programs.

  • 4-part Variable Speed Drives webinar series

    Participants who complete the full series earn 4 Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits from the Hydraulic Institute. Advance registration required before first session on Jan. 9, 2014.

  • Low-cost credentialing for public works interns

    Regardless of their academic major or field of study, students, recent graduates, and interns with degrees who aren’t yet fully employed can obtain a provisional Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV PV) credential at a greatly reduced rate of $100.