June 9, 2010

SMALL CITIES/RURAL COMMUNITIES TOWN HALL MEETING
"Levees Safety, Regulations, Issues"

Communities protected by levees may be facing major changes in the requirements placed upon them by pending federal legislation. If you are responsible for maintaining a Corp of Engineers levee, you should probably participate in this audio call.

The fourth Small Cities/Rural Communities Town Hall call will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 and will be titled "Levees Safety, Regulations, Issues."

The call will begin at 9:00 a.m. Pacific/10 Mountain/11 Central/12 Noon Eastern time and will run for one hour.

Speakers for this call will include:
  • Andy Haney, Public Works Director, Ottawa, KS
  • Doug D'Hout, County Engineer, Kittitas County, WA
USACE ETL
The National Levee Safety Program: How might your local government and citizens be affected?
Hearing on the Recommendations of the National Committee on Levee Safety
T&I Subcommittee on Water and the Environment
Transcript of May 19, 2009 T&I Hearing
National Committee on Levee Safety Website
The latest on legislation by the NCLS

Follow Up from NCLS Review Team Meeting
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1066
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1067
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1068
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1069
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1070
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1071
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1072
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1073
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1074
http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1075

Please submit your questions to mentoring@apwa.net. Questions can be sent before and during the call.

The call is FREE to anyone in public works. Dial-in information is follows:

Dial in to: 1-866-953-9689
Participant Passcode: 862633# (Be certain to hit the pound key)