Like us on Facebook _________________________________________________ May Lunch Meeting Friday, May 2
Speaker: Meyers and Sons Construction - The Fix50 Project Where: Red Lion Hotel, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacramento When: Lunch 12:00 noon – 1:30pm RSVP: Register online at http://sacramento.apwa.net/. Cost: $25 if a member or a student and registered online before Monday April 31 $35 for non-members and all member registrations made on or after Monday April 31 ________________________________________________________________________________ Tom Dosh Award Due April 14
Nominate your best employee for the prestigious Tom Dosh award. Flyer.
We're looking for public agency employees who come up with innovative ideas, find improved procedures or techniques, are good at public relations, or just perform great on the job! Agencies are welcome to submit more than one nominee for the award.
The nominee who receives the award will receive a cash award of $200 in addition to the plaque. ________________________________________________________________________________ Jobs Available! See our jobs board. ________________________________________________________________________________ Public Works Week Button Winner and Order Form!
Here's the sleek winner of our button contest. Order up the new button and hand out to staff, family, shools, and clients. Order Form. ________________________________________________________________________________ 9th Annual Professional Managers of the Year Awards Nominations due Friday April 11
Recognize the outstanding career achievements of public works professionals! Winners to be announced at the 2014 Public Works Week Dinner on May 15. Active APWA members chosen as winners are automatically submitted to the National Awards Program.
Flyer Here ________________________________________________________________________________ Rebuilding Dreams Volunteer Opportunity Saturday, April 26, 2014
What do you get when you cross Extreme Home Makeover with Habitat for Humanity? Come join APWA in the Rebuilding Dreams program. This one-day event provides necessary repairs to homes of low-income homeowners in South Sacramento. Rebuilding Together will provide the materials and technical expertise for repairs such as painting, landscaping, roofing, fence installation and plumbing – we just need to provide the volunteers.
RSVP: Register online by April 18th at so that they can plan accordingly for food and t-shirts.
QUESTIONS: Contact Bill Shunk at wshunk@EchelonTransportationGroup.com. ________________________________________________________________________________ Annual Awards Dinner and Auction! RSVP by May 9th Event is Thursday May 15
One of our biggest annual events, the Awards Dinner and Auction is not to be missed (Flyer Here).
Assist the Chapter in its annual fundraising efforts for the Education Endowment Fund (EEF) by donating auction items (Donation Form). The EEF provides grants to our local universities for projects that enhance the education of future public works professionals.
We will also be recognizing our region’s Managers of the Year at the event. See information above on how to nominate a worthy individual. ________________________________________________________________________________ Work Zone Safety Poker Run Saturday, May 17, 2014
Support work zone safety and spend a great day with friends on Saturday May 17th. Poker run, raffle, and buffet lunch! Flyer. ________________________________________________________________________________ Annual Golf Tournament - SOLD OUT!! BUT SPONSORSHIPS STILL AVAILABLE!! Friday June 20
For those who have already signed up, here's the event flyer . ________________________________________________________________________________ APWA Congress Scholarships Available for Travel to Toronto this August Would you like to attend APWA’s Annual Congress in Toronto in August? Is money tight at your agency or company, making your attendance difficult? A limited number of “travel scholarships” are available through the Sacramento Chapter. For further information please contact Lisa McClintock, our Chapter President, at firstname.lastname@example.org _______________________________________________________________________________ 2014 Lunch Cards Available! Now
Convenient and you save $ - 8 meetings for the price of 7. Flyer here or go to upper right and buy online. Great for convenient expense reporting and bringing along co-workers. This is a members-only benefit, so join APWA today. ________________________________________________________________________________ 2014 Committee Volunteers
Planning has begun for our APWA 2014 Year activities. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Lisa McClintock.