October 2016 Table of Contents

Cover Story
2016 Public Works Projects of the Year 2016 APWA Projects of the Year 2016 Public Works Projects of the Year

APWA selected 25 of the best public works projects. Read more

Features
Yes, You CAN Change How Someone Drives Yes, You CAN Change How Someone Drives

Read this if you're thinking of putting cameras on vehicles and your drivers are leery. Read more

How to Write a Professional Services Contract How to Write a Professional Services Contract

Shifting all risk to the design consultant can backfire. Read more

Crushing Glass for Cash Crushing Glass for Cash

A rural solid waste agency cashes in by recycling glass. Read more

Is Your City a Dinosaur in Disguise? Is Your City a Dinosaur in Disguise?

When it comes to asset management, spectacular achievement is preceded by unspectacular preparation. Read more

From the Editor
New Orleans: The Great American Comeback Story Editorial New Orleans: The Great American Comeback Story

Serious thoughts inspired by the Crescent City. Read more

Workzone
Busting the Infrastructure Boondoggle Busting the Infrastructure Boondoggle

When it comes to pumping up public works, the difference between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is just a matter of degree. Read more

Products
High visibility safety garments from Viz Reflectives High visibility safety garments from Viz Reflectives

Viz Reflectives North America’s, Alpha Workwear technically advanced high visibility garment automatically emits a bright glow as the wearer moves from light to low light or dark spaces. Read more

Respiratory protection from Miller Electric Respiratory protection from Miller Electric

Manufacturer expands respiratory protection portfolio with two new products, the N95 disposable respirator and expanded LPR-100 half mask respirator. Read more

Self-closing safety gates from Kee Safety Self-closing safety gates from Kee Safety

OSHA-compliant Kee Gate self-closing safety gates provide permanent hazard protection for openings, ladder/stair access points, roof hatches, platforms, mezzanines, and restricted areas in commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities. Read more

Reflective Vest with iPad Pockets Reflective Vest with iPad Pockets

Galeton has introduced the Illuminator Bold Class 2 Surveyor's Vest with iPad Pockets. Read more

Ergodyne Adds to its Squids Lanyards Line Ergodyne Adds to its Squids Lanyards Line

Now, workers can choose a Tool Tethering Kit to take with them for work at heights and know they’ve got exactly what they need. Read more

Demolition Work Gloves from Milwaukee Demolition Work Gloves from Milwaukee

The gloves feature breathable lining and mesh backing to help wick away moisture and provide all-day comfort Read more

Out of the Ordinary
Banking on Biking Out of the Ordinary Banking on Biking

Transit agency easily earns extra revenue by providing a rather unusual service. Read more

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