TITLE

Southwest water quality focus for low income communities

PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/24/2012, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on changes to the U.S. Agricultural Department funding on water and wastewater projects, which according to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will benefit low-income rural areas. Judith Canales, Rural Development Acting Deputy Under Secretary, cited that the changes will provide more assistance to colonias and will address significant health risks in communities along the U.S.-Mexico border.
ACCESSION #
79596724

 

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