Tag Archives: water

USDA Provides Grants To Promote Cleaner Water

It appears that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is placing a greater emphasis this year on cleaning up the nation’s watersheds. A recent USDA blog post touted that 70 percent of the 100-plus projects under in the first wave of funding…


L/SFR Sneak Preview: EPA, USDA Form Rural Water Systems Partnership

(This post is excerpted from a story in the Aug. 22 issue of Local/State Funding Report.)The Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced a national partnership focused on improving drinking water and wastewater systems in rural…