Funding

EPA funds projects in Guam
Oct 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $8.7 million to...

American Water awards college scholarships
Jun 27 2017

American Water announced the recipients of the 26th annual James V. LaFrankie Scholarship Awards. The...

Kurt Vause presents AWWA's suggested updates to Safe Drinking Water Act
May 24 2017

In a U.S. House subcommittee hearing, the ...

May 8 2017

In a time of uncertainty regarding infrastructure policy and funding, regional and national trends can be found in water projects throughout the...

epa, flint, upgrades, pipes, funding, grant, lead, water
Apr 4 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $100 million grant to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to fund drinking...

Mar 30 2017

Happy spring! I want to thank you for reading this column and for the responses I received for my last column about the new Trump Administration...

value of water campaign, report, research, water, infrastructure, jobs, economy
Mar 28 2017

A new report found that closing the nation’s gap in investment in water infrastructure would create 1.3 million jobs and generate $220 billion in...

santa clara valley water district, flooding, board of directors, conservation
Mar 3 2017

The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors approved reallocating funds in an existing contract with the San Jose Conservation Corps...

wifia, epa, borrow, letter of interest, webinar
Feb 27 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it will be hosting a “WIFIA Letter of Interest Submission and Project Selection”...

santa clara valley, water district, conservation, water, grants, projects
Feb 10 2017

The Santa Clara Valley Water District awarded $87,440 in grants to two projects expected to help the district meet its ...

ifad, djibouti, water, scarcity, funding, program
Jan 27 2017

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the government of Djibouti signed a financial agreement to address the impact of...

water infrastructure, u.s., wifia, funding, projects
Jan 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of approximately $1 billion in credit assistance for water...

wrf, report, infrastructure, water, funding, 2016
Dec 16 2016

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has published a new report to help utilities assess several new and emerging capital financing alternatives....

wifia, loans, state revolving fund, obama
Dec 16 2016

President Obama signed legislation that will allow the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program to begin making loans to...

flint, michigan, water crisis, lead, pipes, funding, grant, wrda
Dec 15 2016

The U.S. Senate passed the Water Resources Development Act, providing at least $100 million to the City of Flint, Mich., to replace lead service...

funding, legislation, water, infrastructure, u.s., house, senate, bill, wiin
Dec 14 2016

The U.S. House of Representatives approved 360 to 61 legislation that would authorize more than $10 billion in federal dollars for the U.S. Army...