Water Infrastructure: Approaches and Issues for Financing Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure

On March 13, the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) J. Alfredo Gomez, Director of Natural Resources and Environment, issued testimony before the House Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies entitled, Water Infrastructure: Approaches and Issues for Financing Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure.

In the statement, GAO reviews three approaches to bridging the gap between projected drinking water and wastewater infrastructure needs and their current funding. The approaches reviewed include a clean water trust fund, national infrastructure bank, and public-private partnerships.

To read the full testimony, visit http://1.usa.gov/WItDVN.

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