TITLE

EPA Wastewater SRFs Would Get Less Than Last Year Under House Measure

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32385, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a wastewater infrastructure grant program within the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will receive $688 million under a $25.9 billion fiscal 2007 spending bill. The House has already approved an annual spending blueprint. The EPA grants are given out to states for the wastewater and drinking water state revolving funds. These funds provide low-interest loans to local governments and operators of sewer and drinking water facilities to help pay for improvements in infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
21004995

 

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