2014 Combined Equipment Services and Streets Division Conference
Event Dates
Oct 1, 2014toOct 3, 2014
Registration Dates
May 19, 2014toOct 1, 2014
Hickory Metro Convention Center
1960 13th Ave Dr. SE, Hickory, NC 28602

Participant Registration - open.  Early registration for members is July 19.  Registration is open until September 24.

Exhibitor/Sponsor Registration - open.  Early registrationis available until July 1.  Regular registration deadline is September 17.

There are two ways to register:
  1. Register online and pay with a credit card.  You must have an account with APWA National in order to register online.  If you are registering another member, spouse, guest, or need help with online registration, pelase see "Need Help With Online Event Registration?"
  2. Register by mail and pay by check:
    • Participants - Use the Participant Form
    • Exhibitors/Sponsors - Use the registration form in the "Downloads" section below.
Cancellation Policy

Conference cancellations must be submitted 7 days prior to the event to receive a refund. Cancellations submitted after the 7-day window may be brought to the Executive Board at the next regularly scheduled meeting for consideration. Please know these registrations are transferable and that you may send someone in your place to this event.

Preliminary Agenda

See the agenda for conference details.


The following hotels are offering special rates for the conference and are all within walking distance to the Convention Center.

Hampton InnCourtyard Marriott
  • $129
  • Group Code:  APWAPWK (King); APWAPWD (Double)
  • www.marriott.com/hkycy - List arrival and departure dates, click on Special Rates & Awards, enter code in box under Group code
  • 828-267-2100 - ask for American Public Works rate
Fairfield Inn & Suites
  • $99
  • Group Code:  APWAPWB (King); APWAPWA (Double)
  • www.marriott.com/hkycy - List arrival and departure dates, click on Special Rates & Awards, enter code in box under Group code
  • 828-431-3000 - ask for American Public Works rate
Best Western
  • $77
  • Make reservations by contacting the hotel direct at (828) 323-1150 and reference the APWA group block set up for September 29-October 2, 2014
The following hotel is offering a special rate for the conference and is about 9 miles to the Convention Center.

La Quinta Inn & Suites
  • $83
  • Make reservations by calling 828-465-1100 and mention APWA to get the discounted rate
  • Includes complimentary made-to-order hot breakfast
  • 1607 Fairgrove Church road, Conover, NC 28613
  • www.LaQuintaHickory.com


Ken Martin, APWA-NC Streets Division President
704-432-3141, kmartin@charlottenc.gov

Robert Wayne, APWA-JC Equipment Serivces Division President
704-664-0852, rwayne@ci.mooresville.nc.us
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