Stephanie Johnston's Blog

  • Please, Please, PLEASE Take Our Salary Survey!

    It's come to my attention that not all of you received the salary survey questionnaire we e-mailed on Feb. 1. If you didn't, we'd greatly...

     
  • It’s That Time of Year Again!

    Not to offer a sacrifice to the snow gods, although those of you on the East Coast would probably like to. Rather, it’s time to find out...

     
  • Spending priorities

    Spending is increasing more on amusement parts and sports facilities than on public works. What's wrong with us?!

     
 

Editor's Note

As Editor in Chief of Public Works, Stephanie Johnston directs the brand’s magazine, website, e-newsletters, and contributes to webcasts...


 
 

ADA Corner

  • Parking lot pavement markings

    The U.S Department of Justice has updated its brief after 13 years.

     
  • Workplace accommodations

    A workplace doesn’t have to accommodate every single potential contingency. Sometimes employer and employee must meet halfway.

     
  • Sidewalk widths

    Can someone narrow a 60-inch sidewalk to 32 inches for 2 feet and then widen it to 3 feet?

     
 

ADA Corner

Michele S. Ohmes is an Americans with Disabilities Act specialist and wheelchair user who works with public works departments, facility...


 
 

The Works

  • Social Media Campaigns

    How to leverage free resources for your agency's online public outreach efforts.

     
  • Hosting online surveys and polls

    By leveraging online survey tools, public works departments can quickly and efficiently collect feedback from both citizens and employees.

     
  • Protecting your domain

    No agency wants citizens to visit their project website and find objectionable content. It's even worse if the agency is forced to allow it...

     
 

The Works

A former senior editor of PUBLIC WORKS, Pam Broviak publishes the Public Works Group Blog.


 
 

Municipal Engineering Nuts & Bolts

 

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Blog Archive

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