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Small Colorado Town Uses Innovative Water Filtration Design to Save Money
There is a water main break every two minutes
and an estimated 6 billion gallons of treated water lost each day in the U.S., enough to fill over 9,000 swimming pools.
Growing wear and tear on our nation's roads
have left 43% of our public roadways in poor or mediocre condition, a number that has remained stagnant over the past several years.
There are 30,000 miles of inventoried levees across the U.S.,
and an additional 10,000 miles of levees whose location and condition are unknown.
Civil Engineers Give Ohio’s Infrastructure a “C-” in 2021 Infrastructure Report Card
On Thursday, the Ohio Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released its 2021 Report Card for Ohio’s Infrastructure, the Section’s first report in more than a decade. Ohio civil engineers gave 16 categories of infrastructure an overall grade of “C-“, slightly ahead of the national average of…Keep Reading
Texas Civil Engineers Give the State’s Infrastructure a “C” Grade
On Wednesday, the Texas Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released preliminary findings – including grades – from its 2021 Texas Infrastructure Report Card, the Section’s first report card since 2017. Texas civil engineers gave 12 categories of infrastructure an overall grade of “C”, an upgrade from…Keep Reading
ASCE 2021 Infrastructure Report Card Gives U.S. ‘C-‘ Grade
The American Society of Civil Engineers unveiled their 2021 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure on Wednesday, March 3. The nation earned a ‘C-’, up from 2017’s cumulative GPA of ‘D+’. This is the first time since ASCE began issuing the report card that the nation’s infrastructure has received a…
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Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Report Card for America’s Infrastructure depicts the condition and performance of American infrastructure in the familiar form of a school report card—assigning letter grades based on the physical condition and needed investments for improvement.
ASCE’s map showcases the many networks of infrastructure systems across the country – roads, parks, schools, drinking water reservoirs, and more – that serve as the backbone of our economy and quality of life.View Your Community’s Infrastructure
State and local governments continue to lose revenue as the pandemic impacts user-fee participation. Urge Congress to use the lame-duck session to provide necessary relief to ensure all sectors of our infrastructure remain safe and reliable.Share Story
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