Biden Infrastructure Plan Includes Billions For Water Utilities, Waste Sites

March 31, 2021
President Joe Biden’s massive $2 trillion infrastructure plan includes a $111 billion investment in water infrastructure and a total of $21 billion for cleaning up abandoned mines and energy wells as well as redeveloping brownfields and Superfund sites, drawing praise from water utilities and environmental groups. The proposal unveiled March 31 also includes $50 billion in dedicated investments to improve infrastructure resilience and calls for the protection and, where necessary, restoration of nature-based infrastructure, such as lands, forests, wetlands, watersheds,...

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