Water Online: “Congress Considers Green Infrastructure Bill”

Increasing numers of municipalities are turning  to green infrastructure to improve water quality and manage stormwater, and Congress is considering legislation designed to support this trend.

“The Water Infrastructure Flexibility Act, introduced in both the House and Senate, would require the U.S. EPA to conduct outreach and training on green infrastructure through its regional offices. It also would establish a new office in the EPA to assist cities and other local governments with technical issues in complying with the Clean Water Act,” according to the Washington Examiner.

 

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