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Designed for individuals charged with supervising winter maintenance operations, the Winter Maintenance Supervisor Certificate Workshop provides a well-rounded overview of all aspects of snow and ice control.

ties after the plows have been put away for the season. Whether your duties involve winter street maintenance, transportation, asset management, emergency response or public safety, you will be sure to find common ground with peers and have a chance to exchange ideas and experiences with other snowfighters, manufacturers, distributors, consultants and public works professionals. Why Indy? It has everything we could ask for in a Snow Conference host city: accessibility, hospitality, and a vibrant, connected, and walkable downtown with hundreds of restaurants and attractions offering plenty of opportunities for a great experience for everyone. The first LEED-certified airport in America, the Indianapolis International Airport is only 15 minutes from downtown. Driving to the Snow Conference? Known as the Crossroads

of America, Indy is within a day’s drive for over half the U.S. population. Once you’re in Indianapolis, you’ll find most everything you want to see and do is within walking distance of your hotel, including the Indiana Convention Center and a wide variety of dining and nightlife options and other attractions. Raining outside? An expansive network of climate-controlled skywalks connects most downtown hotels with the convention center and a four-story mall of restaurants and specialty shops. Rather be outside? The Indianapolis Cultural Trail offers a safe and scenic greenway for pedestrians to reach dining, shopping, and entertainment in the city’s six thriving cultural districts. Indianapolis is a natural destination for people who love sports. Collegiate, amateur, professional—Indy has it all, from top-ranking teams to award-winning facilities. That includes, of course, the world-famous Indianapolis Motor www.apwa.net

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Speedway, home of the Indianapolis 500. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum captures the rich 100-year history of the world’s fastest sport. The Dallara IndyCar Factory, located just down the road from the speedway, conveys the intense engineering and technology behind the sport through interactive and hands-on exhibits. The NCAA Hall of Champions, located in downtown Indianapolis, showcases all 24 collegiate sports and the heart and dedication it takes to be a student-athlete. Snow Conference attendees will experience a wonderful variety of dining and nightlife options. Only-in-Indy restaurants are plentiful in downtown and the surrounding cultural districts. Indy is known for international flare in its cuisine choices, with culinary entrepreneurs representing over 70 languages and cultures. Of course you’ll also find plenty of good ol’ American farm-totable restaurants and steakhouses, February 2018

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APWA Reporter, February 2018 issue  
APWA Reporter, February 2018 issue  

February 2018 issue of the APWA Reporter, the official magazine of the American Public Works Association