Financing Water Projects: Count on Uncle Sam Less!

by William R. Gianelli, (F.ASCE), Asst. Secretary of the Army; Civil Works, Washington, D.C.,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 1982, Vol. 52, Issue 4, Pg. 49-52

Document Type: Feature article


The federal government has been the chief underwriter of many water resources projects in the U.S., but now changes in the Administrtion's policies have spurred new directions in planning and allocating costs. The emphasis is on greater participation of the other sectors involved such as local and state governments and private industry.

Subject Headings: Financing | Water management | Federal government | Water resources | Public policy | Construction costs | State government | Private sector

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