Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

This policy brief is for U.S. & Canada Municipal Water Corporate Subscription clients. Overview The Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 (WIFIA) created a federal credit program for water infrastructure through secured direct loans or loan guarantees from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). With the mission to accelerate funding for water and… Continue reading Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

Lead and Copper Rule

This policy brief is for U.S. & Canada Municipal Water Corporate Subscription clients. Overview The Lead and Copper Rule (LCR) regulates the levels of lead and copper contaminants that can be present in drinking water sources before action must be taken by systems and the public. Lead and copper exposure can cause serious health problems,… Continue reading Lead and Copper Rule

The Clean Water Act (CWA)

This policy brief is for U.S. & Canada Municipal Water Corporate Subscription clients. Overview The Clean Water Act is the primary law governing water pollution. Created in 1972 the legislation aims to aid in the restoration and maintenance of the chemical, physical and biological integrity of the United States’ water by creating a framework to… Continue reading The Clean Water Act (CWA)