Report measures billions in gains, losses tied to water infrastructure investment
- Published: Monday, 27 March 2017 13:11
- Written by Concrete News
Sources: Water Environment Federation, Alexandria, Va.; CP staff
A new report finds that closing the nation’s water infrastructure investment gap would create 1.3 million jobs and generate $220 billion in economic activity. “The Economic Benefits of Investing in Water Infrastructure” was commissioned by the Value of Water Campaign, through which the Water Environment Federation (WEF) in Alexandria, Va., and allied interests seek to advance positive solutions to pressing supply, conveyance and treatment system challenges.