Welcome to our Michigan Chapter!

Our volunteer driven chapter is active and involved all year long. We are proud of our acclaimed professional and technical education programs, such as Michigan Public Service Institute, our Annual Conference, and our technical workshop series. Our Chapter and Branches also host "Snowplow Roadeos," Equipment Shows, and local networking events.  Get involved with Public Works professionals around the state - Join APWA Michigan Chapter!

Michigan Chapter Annual Conference, May 20-22, 2014

Featured Speaker: Randall Dean, the "Totally Obsessed" Time Management Guy - "Find an Extra Hour Every Day"
Mr. Dean engages and informs with strategies to improve your productivity through e-mail management, personal organization, and the related use of new technology. Randy shares tips and tricks to manage your calendar and contacts for better time and relationship management. Don't miss this fun and informative training opportunity!

Additional Topics:
MI-WARN: Improving Emergency Response Time
Alternative Fuel: Implications for Fleet Management
Succession Planning
The Future is Now - The Karegnondi Water Pipeline
Collaborative Purchasing and Asset Disposal
Stormwater Management for Sustainable Communties

Exploring Agri-Tourism Opportunities - Note: Separate Registration - Bus Tour on May 20th

Earn up to .5 CECs in the MDEQ Water/Wastewater Managerial Category
Professional Engineers - Earn up to 11 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs.)
More details: Download our registration flyer
Download the Shanty Creek Resort Lodging  or for information about lodging, contact Shanty Creek Resort at 231.533.8621.  Ask for the APWA Conference Rate.

Michigan Chapter Fleet Conference May 20-22, 2014
Location: Shanty Creek Resort, Bellaire, Michigan
Join us for our 17th year for this conference.These sessions introduce fleet personnel to the latest repair technologies. They will meet others with similar jobs and challenges and find common solutions.
The program also encompasses a vendor/trade show, with the opportunity to meet and speak to factory representatives and pick up information regarding their newest product lines pertaining to the repair and maintenance field. Some vendors will display their latest equipment on the market.
Attendance at this full conference will earn CEUs.

More details: Download our Fleet Conference Registration Flyer

Michigan Public Service Institute (MPSI)
September 21 - 26, 2014
MPSI is a three-year training program that provides instruction expressly designed for public works supervisors, managers and directors. The MPSI course is divided into three one-week sessions (one week each year) focusing on training in public service and enhancing individual growth and professional development. The sessions are non-sequential and one may begin the three-year cycle at any time. Learn more.

View President John Gorney's latest message to the Chapter.

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Current Employment Listings:

 City Novi, Staff Engineer

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