Workforce Development, Governance and Communications Strategy for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection

$17.50 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Buy Article:

Abstract:

Over the next 10 years, the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) will implement a 23 billion Capital Improvement Program focused on delivering water and wastewater services to the people of New York City. The Bureau of Engineering Design and Construction (BEDC) is responsible for delivering capital projects to the Bureau of Water Supply, Bureau of Wastewater Treatment, and Bureau of Water and Sewer Operations (Operations Bureaus). With an expanded mandate and the current challenges of cost control, schedule management, resourcing, permitting, and regulatory requirements, BEDC has instituted a Program Management Support Team whose role is to provide project managers the tools, processes, and learning needed to deliver projects to completion. To succeed in this unprecedented period of infrastructure delivery, DEP must find ways to do more with less and be innovative, efficient and proactive in their approach to managing projects. This paper focuses on two key areas of Capital Program Support: Workforce Development and Governance and Communication.

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2175/193864708788806016

Publication date: January 1, 2008

More about this publication?
  • Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation is an archive of papers published in the proceedings of the annual Water Environment Federation® Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC® ) and specialty conferences held since the year 2000. These proceedings are not peer reviewed.

    WEF Members: Sign in (right panel) with your IngentaConnect user name and password to receive complimentary access.
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Membership Information
  • About WEF Proceedings
  • WEFTEC Conference Information
  • ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites

Tools

Favourites

Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more