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Banquet 3/3/22

All, The 2021 Awards submittals have been reviewed and the winners have been selected. Now it’s time to come together to celebrate the latest round of award-winning projects. Please consider joining us on March 3, 2022, at Goodwood Museum and Gardens for our Annual Awards Banquet. The social hour starts at 6:00 pm followed by …

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November meeting 11/4/21

All, Please remember to mark your calendar for tomorrow, Thursday November 4, 2021 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm for our next branch meeting. The meeting will take place at Casa Grande Margarita’s and Cocina located at 1800 Thomasville Rd. Attendees will order from the menu and pay individually for their meals. Please join us …

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March Meeting

Since we will not hold our banquet until June, we have scheduled a regular lunch meeting for March 4, 2021. Our presenter will be Johnny Richardson from Leon County Public Works Water Resources office. Look for an email soon with the meeting information. We have several presenters lined up for later in the year and …

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Branch Update

All, While planning for this year’s Annual Awards Banquet we have been monitoring the Covid-19 pandemic and coordinating with our APWA National Office. While our local infection rate, as well as our Statewide infection rate have begun dropping, our National APWA leaders are not approving any indoor events with large groups. Because of our desire …

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February Meeting Cancelled

Good afternoon!  Unfortunately, we are having to cancel our February meeting that would have been held on this coming Thursday, February 4th.  We will be providing an update on future events very soon, which will include our list of upcoming speakers from Leon County Water Public Works Water Resources and Neenah Foundry, among others.   Please …

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January Meeting

All, Please remember to join us for our virtual meeting via Zoom this Thursday January 7, 2021 at Noon. Our guest presenters will be: Megan E. Doherty, AICP is the Principal Planner for the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency and believes great, inclusive public spaces are essential for successful cities. An experienced project manager, Megan recently led …

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Food Drive

All,  Blown Away! Wow! Awesome! Fantastic! Joyful! Grateful! Thankful!    These are just a few of the adjectives that describe how the Big Bend Branch board members are feeling as we type this update to all of you. When we set out to organize this year’s food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of the …

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December Meeting

All, We have received word from our National organization that we will be permitted to have an in-person gathering for our December meeting. Because of the Covid-19 Pandemic we will be following local guidelines including the wearing of masks when not dining and practicing safe social distancing. Our National organization has provided us a liability …

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November meeting

All, Our November speaker has had an unexpected emergency and will not be able to present as originally scheduled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Look for our November newsletter for more information about upcoming events. Thanks, Big Bend Branch Board of Directors

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