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Title Dawn of the replacement era : reinvesting in drinking water infrastructure
Published Denver, Colo. : American Water Works Association, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (22, 5 pages) : color illustrations
Contents ""TABLE OF CONTENTS""; ""EXECUTIVE SUMMARY""; ""Introduction""; ""FINDINGS""; ""Pipes are expensive, but invisible.""; ""Pipes are hearty, but ultimately mortal.""; ""Back to the future:pipe replacement needs are a “demographic echo.�""; ""Water infrastructure is local andtherefore vulnerable to demographic changes.""; ""Replacement of water treatmentplants is also coming due.""; ""Increased expenditures are neededto climb the ramp and avoid a gap.""; ""Addressing affordability is the heart of the challenge.""; ""RECOMMENDATIONS""; ""1) Measures by Utilities and Local Governments""
""2) Reform of State Programs""""3) A Significant Increase in Federal Assistance""; ""CONCLUSION""; ""APPENDIX A 20 Sets of Nessie Curves""; ""Index of Nessie Curves""; ""APPENDIX B""
Notes Includes index
On cover: A study sponsored by the AWWA Water Industry Technical Action fund, May 2001
Subject Drinking water -- Purification -- United States.
Water quality management -- United States.
Waterworks -- United States.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1613000839 (e-book)
9781613000830 (e-book)