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August 2018

Time to Apply: USDA Announces $5 Billion in Funding for Rural Water/Wastewater Improvements

  • 8 August 2018
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Utilities Service has announced that more than $4 billion in Direct Loan funds and $1 billion in grant funding is available for rural water and wastewater system improvements — marking a nearly threefold increase in the normal annual obligation.

Hurricane - Be Ready!

  • 30 August 2018
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EPA has developed tools to help water utilities prepare for, respond to, and recover from hurricane-related impacts. Check out our incident action checklist and other free resources, and remember to heed watches and warnings issued by your local National Weather Service forecast office.