The APWA Washington Report newsletter covers the latest United States national legislative and regulatory news affecting public works and public works professionals. Current issues of the newsletter are available here, or you can use the links to the right of this page to view issues from past years.

For more information or to receive your issue, contact APWA's Washington DC Office at 202-408-9541.  

The House and Senate Memorial Day district work period is May 27 to June 6.
The Washington Report  will return June 6.

May 23, 2016

  • APWA Sponsored Transportation Roundtable Held on Capitol Hill
  • Senate EPW Committee Passes Brownfields bill
  • EPA Rewards over $55 Million for Brownfields Redevelopment
  • House Appropriations Subcommittee Approves T-HUD bill

May 16, 2016

  • APWA Hosting a National Public Works Week Roundtable on Capitol Hill
  • Deal Near for Chemical Legislation
  • Senate Passes Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
  • Congress Debates Transportation Spending this Week
  • Deal Near for Chemical Legislation
  • House Hearing Focuses on the Rising Costs of Disasters

May 9, 2016

  • APWA to Host National Public Works Week Roundtable on Capitol Hill
  • APWA to File Comments on NIMS Update
  • Senate Energy Water Bill Stalled over Controversial Heavy Water Amendment
  • Senate May Vote on T-HUD Appropriations Bill This Week

April 25, 2016

  • Senate Energy and Water Appropriations Update
  • Senate Democrats Introduce Lead Remediation Legislation
  • Senate Passes FAA Bill
  • Senate Appropriations Committee Approves FY 2017 T-HUD Bill
  • FEMA Requests Public Comment on Changes to Public Assistance Program
  • BATIC and TIFIA to Co-host Webinar on Funding Opportunities for Active Transportation Systems