U.S. & Canada Municipal Water: Key Trends, Policy Activity, and Market Outlook, Q2 2021

14 Jun 2021
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Through the first quarter of 2021, the water sector has been bolstered by strong macroeconomics. The COVID-19 recovery is palpable, as reflected in increased vaccination rates, an improving unemployment rate, and robust corporate revenues.

At the same time, new presidential and congressional leadership has zeroed-in on allocating federal dollars towards water infrastructure. While funding proposals—American Jobs Plan and Senate Bill S.914—make their way through Congress, it is clear infrastructure investment, and the water sector is a priority in Washington.

This quarterly review highlights key trends in policy, mergers & acquisitions (M&A), project development, and strategic shifts impacting municipal water, wastewater, and stormwater infrastructure investment in the U.S. and Canada.

In this Quarterly Insight:

  • Bluefield takeaway
  • Water infrastructure market indicators
  • Policy and funding landscape
  • Recent events
  • Corporate M&A activity
  • Supply chain disruptions
  • Corporate revenue Q4 2020