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Imagine a Day Without Water – Thursday Oct 12

Imagine a Day Without Water – Thursday Oct 12

What is Imagine A Day Without Water?
Every year, hundreds of organizations, companies, and municipalities across the country work together to get water infrastructure issues covered in the media and social media in both national and local markets. The goal is to engage policymakers at all levels of government.

The Impact?
Social media posts using #ValueWater were seen by over 12 million people which led to mayors and governors

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How Polluted Is Your Drinking Water?

How Polluted Is Your Drinking Water?

How confident are you that the water flowing out of your tap is clean? Studies show that more than 4 million Americans live in places with water full of contaminants that exceed legal limits. Just because the water you use to drink, shower, and cook is clear doesn’t mean it’s up to standard.

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently released a handy tool that pulls data from 30 million

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How Have States Invested in Water Infrastructure?

How Have States Invested in Water Infrastructure?

We constantly hear news about grants or loans given to cities across the US to fix ongoing water infrastructure issues. The question is, how is this money being spent? And is the majority of it coming from public or private funding?

Jersey Water Works released an investigative report called Upgrading Our Systems: A National Overview of State-Level Funding for Water Initiatives that evaluates the success and shortcomings of water

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Brownfields Reauthorization and Disaster Assistance Bills Approved

Brownfields Reauthorization and Disaster Assistance Bills Approved

Breaking news! The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure just approved several bills set to boost economic development across the country and improve FEMA’s disaster assistance and mitigation programs.

The Brownfields Reauthorization Act of 2017 will allow states to finally address untouched brownfields — properties where contamination is suspected, but unknown.

Committee Chairman Bill Shuster said, “The Brownfields grant program has helped create thousands of jobs since it was

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The US Water Infrastructure Crisis Part 3

The US Water Infrastructure Crisis Part 3

US infrastructure has been crumbling for years. Roads are full of potholes, bridges and dams are structurally inefficient, and water systems in every state are in dire need of repair.

The only way to create change is by uniting our voices in an effort to raise awareness – that’s the goal of this year’s Infrastructure Week, which will take place from May 15-19, 2017.

People all across the country

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