Founded in 2009, the Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network is envisioned as an all-hazards, all-disciplines approach to sharing resources between various Public Works entities in Illinois.
Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network is…
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – The 7th Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday October 28, 2015 at the Double Tree Hotel, 10 Brickyard Drive in Bloomington, Illinois. Registration materials will be available soon.
Attendees are responsible for their own lodging this year. A block of rooms is available at the Double Tree Hotel.
Vendors and Exhibitors interested in the conference are welcome to attend.
Tuesday, October 27th 2015
3:00PM-5:00 PM Executive Board Meeting
5:00 PM-7:00 PM Hotel Welcome Registration
7:00 PM-9:00 PM IPWMAN & Vendor Welcome Reception in Vendor Area
Wednesday, October 28th 2015
7:30 AM-8:30 AM Breakfast / Registration / Visit Exhibits
8:30 AM-9:00 AM Welcome and Introduction of Board Members and Dignitaries
9:00 AM-9:30 AM Updates from Around the State
9:30 AM-10:30 AM The Need for Public Works at the Table
10:30 AM-10:45 AM Break / Visit Vendors and Exhibits
10:45 AM-11:30 AM Not for Profits Here to Help
11:30 AM-12:00 PM FirstNet Update
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Lunch / Visit Vendors and Exhibits
1:00 PM-2:00 PM IPWMAN Responds to Coal City
2:00 PM-2:15 PM Break / Visit Vendors and Exhibits
2:15 PM-3:00 PM Preparing for and Responding to Severe Weather
3:00 PM-3:30 PM Wrap Up Session
The LaSalle County Emergency Management Agency is sponsoring a course designed to provide an organized training opportunity for local officials responsible for administering their local floodplain management ordinance. The course will focus on the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and concepts of floodplain management, maps and studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance.
The Seventh Annual Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network (IPWMAN) Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, October 28, 2015 in Bloomington, Illinois at the Double Tree by Hilton. IPWMAN will host a training session on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. Check this site for more information to follow. We look forward to seeing you.
Monday, November 12, 2012 -- The Village of Algonquin requested assistance through the Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network (IPWMAN) today after the main influence pump for their wastewater plant was damaged. Agencies from Regions 3 and 4 responded.
Robert G. Mitchard II, Public Works Director for the Village of Algonquin sent an e-mail stating, "Betty [Harrison], thank you and IPWMAN for being there for us! The organization, and you, are awesome."
Urbana--July 27--The Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network (IPWMAN) now has 150 members. IPWMAN began with three members when it was incorporated in 2009 and continues to grow.
Since its incorporation, IPWMAN has provided assistance as a State of Illinois asset in southern Illinois and, in a few situations, provided neighbor to neighbor assistance in northern Illinois. Most recently, the following agencies assisted the City of Lockport, Village of Lombard and Village of Villa Park with storm clean-up.
July 9, 2012--Crews from IPWMAN member agencies are assisting work crews in Lombard, Lockport and Villa Park after heavy winds tore through northern Illinois last week. Currently, assisting agencies include:
Village of Bolingbrook Village of Manhattan