Feds Pledge Help to Small Town Water Infrastructures

September 2011
Pollution Engineering;Sep2011, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on the agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 2011 to improve rural drinking water and wastewater systems, as well as job creation in the water industry.


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