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Emerging Leaders Clay Bird Shoot

The MAPA Emerging Leaders will be hosting a Clay Bird Shoot on October 22nd in Columbia, MO. The event will take place at Prairie Grove Shotgun Sports.

Prairie Grove Shotgun Sports
1420 County Road 276
Columbia, MO 65202

More information coming soon.

Summer Meeting

Mark your calendars. The MAPA Summer Meeting will be back in Branson for 2020. We have some great activities planned for the upcoming event.

Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing
3 Branson Landing
Branson, MO 65616

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MAPA Emerging Leaders Webinar: Specifying Asphalt for Success

April 14th
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST

Registration is FREE

1 PDH Hour Available

Topic Description:

The expected life and maximum performance of properly installed quality asphalt is dramatically affected by selecting the right mix for the right application. Please join Steve Jackson P.E. as he presents on the differences between many of the common mix designs in our region and helps gain a better understanding of the factors that should be considered when determining which mix will perform best in different situations. In addition to specifying the correct mix Steve, will also walk through the process of properly inspecting the finished product for each design type.


  • Gain a better understand of the differences in asphalt mix designs
  • Gain a better understanding of the factors that effect the decision of which mix design to specify
  • Understand how to insure you are performing the right inspection for the mix design you chose

Presenter: Steve Jackson P.E. – N.B. West Contracting

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COVID-19 Risk Control Webinar

The MAPA Emerging Leaders along with the MAPA Safety Committee will be hosting a COVID-19 Risk Control Webinar. The webinar will take place at 11:00 am on Thursday, April 2.

Construction companies are taking actions on jobsites across the region to ensure the safety of their team while they provide essential services. Join the discussion to hear the latest recommendations and updates and ask the experts about specific actions you can take for your field and office teams. Please send any questions you want addressed to by Tuesday, March 31. We will forward them for the panel to review as we work to address the concerns of today. The expert panel will be led by Jake Lyon of IMA Insurance.  

Below are some of the items we plan to address for the webinar/discussion.

  • Tool box talks
  • Handwashing station options
  • Waste removal options
  • Maintaining distance for field teams
  • Where to go for daily OSHA updates and CDC guidelines

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