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House Passes Water Resources Bill With $3.7B for New Corps Projects

September 14, 2018

Via: ENR

A new water infrastructure measure has moved a long stride nearer to the finish line, with the House’s unanimous passage of legislation authorizing at least $9 billion for Army Corps of Engineers civil-works projects and Environmental Protection Agency drinking-water and sewer-overflow control programs.

If the bill is enacted, as its supporters hope, all of those authorizations still would require annual appropriations before construction contracts for those projects can move forward.

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