The APWA national, chapter, DCS and self-assessment websites will be down for system maintenance and upgrades from 11:00pm central time Friday, August 29th to approximately 12:00am central time, Saturday August 30th.
Public Works and Emergency Operations:
As the steward of critical public infrastructure, public works has a significant place on the emergency management team to lessen the potentially devastating and long-lasting impact disruptions or destruction of public services can inflict on a community.
Continuity of Operations – How to Stay on Top
Continuation of critical services during and immediately following a crisis is of paramount concern for public works personnel. Find out what it takes to revive vital services in the aftermath of an event.
Recovery Operations Field Manual
This publication is a quick guide and reference document to assist the public works professional in preparing, planning and developing efficient response activities and written plans, while maintaining continuity of government, as well as of operations, and focusing on elements of internal and external communication.