Seizing opportunity: How to leverage new federal grants for municipalities

Monday, May 1, 2017

Written by Karen Stewart (PWABC Secretary/Treasurer)

From working with numerous municipalities across Canada, I’ve learned that many aspire to become a livable, sustainable and well-run municipality.  Initiatives such as effectively managing ag…

Women in Public Works Workshops this March!

Thursday, February 23, 2017

What if the world stepped up to take bold action?

In 2017, BeBoldForChange and take groundbreaking action that truly drives the greatest change for women.

Each of us – with men and women joining forces – can be a leader within our own spheres of…

PWABC One Day Conference: Please Provide Your Feedback!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

The PWABC is considering holding a one day conference in the Lower Mainland. Before planning begins we would like to get your feedback on presentation topics, location and more.

Please spare two minutes to complete  and let us know yo…

Executive Director Jeannette Austin to Step Down at the End of 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016


In 2008 the Public Works Association of BC decided it was time to change its direction and reset its focus in order to keep up with the changing times. The board members of the day decided that to help bring this vision to reality they would nee…

Public Works Inspection Course - September 21

Thursday, August 18, 2016

MMCD will be holding a Public Works Inspection Course in conjunction with the Public Works Association of BC (PWABC) on Wednesday, September 21 at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre. The course has been planned to coincide with the