Funding News

  1. Prince George’s County, MD And Corvias Complete Stormwater Partnership Ahead Of Schedule, Under Budget
    3/1/2019

    The Clean Water Partnership (CWP), a 30-year community-based public-private partnership (CBP3) between Prince George’s County, Maryland and Corvias, has achieved a tremendous milestone with the completion of the initial pilot phase in half the time, under budget, all while increasing outreach to key community stakeholders and investing in Prince George’s County’s small minority and disadvantaged businesses.

  2. EPA Provides $202M Loan To Modernize Baltimore’s Wastewater Infrastructure
    2/25/2019

    Recently, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced a $202M Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan to the City of Baltimore, Md., to help the city make system-wide upgrades to its aging wastewater infrastructure at the Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant.

  3. The Government Of Puerto Rico Repays Clean Water And Drinking Water Fund Debt
    2/20/2019

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing that the Government of Puerto Rico has repaid its $194.5M debt to the Puerto Rico Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds (SRFs).

  4. Debate Rages Over The Value Of Acquired Water Systems In Kentucky
    2/20/2019

    There will always be some debate between public officials and privately-run water and wastewater systems. In Kentucky, this has manifested into controversy over a new bill.

  5. California Debates New Tax For Clean Drinking Water
    2/15/2019

    A difficult water treatment scenario is playing out for lawmakers in California. Local consumers want their contaminated water cleaned up, but taxpayers don’t want to have to pay for it.

  6. Look Beyond Five-Year Plans, MP Tells Water Industry
    2/11/2019

    The water industry needs to move beyond the five-year regulatory price review if it is to deliver for customers and the environment, Angela Smith MP told a gathering of over 200 water industry professionals at a British Water networking event.

  7. EPA Advances President Trump's Infrastructure Agenda Through Accelerated Investments In America's Water Infrastructure
    2/7/2019

    As highlighted in President Trump's State of the Union address and in support of the President's Infrastructure Initiative, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has accelerated investment in the nation's aging water infrastructure.

  8. Water Environment Federation Member To Testify To Congress
    2/6/2019

    Charlotte (N.C.) Water Director Angela Lee will speak during a Feb. 7 hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

  9. DBIA: Standing Ovations Are Nice, But Is Washington Serious About Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure – This Time?
    2/5/2019

    “In this politically divisive era, there are few issues which garner as wide support across parties, regions and states as infrastructure investment. However, even that support has not yielded much more than promises. We can’t pave streets with promises.

  10. See Why Design-Build Is The Fastest Growing Delivery Process In America
    1/28/2019

    The Design-Build Institute of America has compiled the nation’s most recent design-build research into one easy to use (and share) resource – the Design-Build Data Sourcebook.