Engineers Group Sees $1.6 Trillion Price Tag for Infrastructure

Ferris, Craig T.
September 2003
Bond Buyer;9/5/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31713, p44
Trade Publication
Focuses on the report released by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) as of September 5, 2003 which reveals that the condition of the nation's infrastructure has not improved since 2001. Revelation that the cost of renewing and repairing nation's infrastructure rose by $300 billion in just two years; Suggestions made by ASCE for better maintenance of the infrastructure; Assertion in the report that both drinking water and wastewater systems are aging rapidly and need substantial investment to comply with federal regulations.


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