Funding News

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Bureau Of Reclamation Makes Funding Available For Projects That Build Long-Term Resilience To Drought
    1/24/2019

    The Bureau of Reclamation has made a funding opportunity available as part of its WaterSMART Drought Response Program for projects that build long-term resilience to drought and reduce the need for emergency response actions. Reclamation anticipates awarding between 10 and 15 drought resiliency projects this year.

  4. American Water Accepting Applications For 2019 Environmental Grant Program
    1/24/2019

    American Water, the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced recently that applications are now being accepted by its participating state subsidiaries for the company’s 2019 Environmental Grant Program awards.

  5. Bureau Of Reclamation Launches Funding Opportunity For WaterSMART Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects
    1/24/2019

    The Bureau of Reclamation has released a funding opportunity for small-scale water efficiency projects as part of the WaterSMART Program.

  6. Saudi Ministry Of Environment, Water And Agriculture Signs Contract For The First Independent Sewage Treatment Plant Project (ISTP) In The Kingdom
    1/22/2019

    HE Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture, Chairman of the Water and Electricity Company, Chairman of the Supervisory Committee for Privatization in the Environment, Water and Agriculture Sectors – Eng.

  7. DWR Initiates Multi-Benefit, Tidal Restoration Project Through Public-Private Partnership
    1/16/2019

    As part of its ongoing commitment to restore Delta ecosystems and habitat, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) recently took a significant step in launching a 3,000-acre multi-benefit tidal wetlands restoration project in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

  8. President Signs Integrated Planning Bill Into Law, NACWA Touts Greater Long-Term Certainty For Clean Water Investments In Communities
    1/15/2019

    The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) applauds the President's signing of the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act into law on January 14, 2019.

  9. Water Environment Federation Joins 90 Organizations Urging Congress To Fund Water Infrastructure
    1/10/2019

    The Water Environment Federation and 90 other organizations have sent a letter to Congress urging the funding of water infrastructure.

  10. ACWA Comments On Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Proposed Tax On Drinking Water
    1/10/2019

    ACWA Deputy Executive Director for Government Relations Cindy Tuck issued the following statement in response to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposal to tax water, which was part of his proposed 2019-20 state budget released recently.