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The Untold Story Behind This Year’s Water Scandal.

The Untold Story Behind This Year’s Water Scandal.

WASDA members are on the “front lines” of America ‘s water infrastructure crisis daily. As a professional organization, we continue to provide information about this crisis. According to CNBC, serious water issues extend far beyond the current crisis in Flint, Michigan — and it’ s going to take a massive infrastructure investment to protect citizens from serious public health dangers, say experts.

The following article from the U.S. Edition of Politico entitled “Is Washington Creating more Flints?” is a great read.

The lead-poisoning scandal in Flint, Michigan, seems like exactly the kind of crisis that demands Washington’s help: a cash-strapped city with governance problems found itself delivering

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The Water Infrastructure Crisis – Part 1

The Water Infrastructure Crisis – Part 1

The Value of Water Coalition just released detailed results from their national poll on the general public’s opinion on the state of U.S. water infrastructure. The survey revealed that 60% of Americans are willing to pay more to improve water infrastructure, even if their water bill increased by 10%.

Data analysis revealed 95% of participants want pubic officials to modernize water infrastructure systems to prevent future crises like Flint happening in

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The Flint, Michigan Crisis Can Easily Happen Where You Live

The Flint, Michigan Crisis Can Easily Happen Where You Live

Flint, Michigan is currently in the midst of a tremendous water crisis right now, but the most shocking part about the whole situation is that it can quickly unfold in any city. Why?

Setting aside the fact that Gov. Rick Snyder was heavily involved with how things unfolded, the ultimate cause of the entire crisis is that the aging water infrastructure in Flint, MI was never improved. Instead, it

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Baltimore Sewers: Time Bombs Buried Under the Streets

Baltimore Sewers: Time Bombs Buried Under the Streets

With the goal of informing our members about pressing issues across the country regarding water infrastructure, we are sharing the following information.

In a video interview with American Public Media’s Marketplace, David Flores from Blue Water Baltimore shows and explains the mounting issues Baltimore is facing due to the infrastructure crisis occurring below ground. Watch the video from Marketplace below.

This report also includes historical background on the above

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Aging Water Infrastructure Paramount in the Minds of Voters

Aging Water Infrastructure Paramount in the Minds of Voters

WASDA is committed to keeping you posted on any developments that affect your business and the state of water infrastructure. Clean Water Weekly recently reported on four U.S states where voters have identified water as one of their top priorities in the upcoming elections. This is an interesting development because it demonstrates the fact that there is widespread concern about the growing demand for affordable and easily accessible water

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