Posts Tagged ‘Water’

Aug
2013
8

Delta Water Tunnel Plan Would Create 177,000 CA Jobs Over 50 Years, Gov. Brown Says

Delta Water Tunnel Plan Would Create 177,000 CA Jobs Over 50 Years, Gov. Brown Says
  A new water plan for California from Gov. Jerry Brown would spur $83.5 billion in new economic activity and create 177,000 construction and Delta restoration-related jobs in the next 50 years according to the governor’s office.  The plan would help modernize California’s water systems by building two massive, 35-mile long tunnels...
Dec
2011
27

Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota See New Hope for Pipeline Project (…Not THAT Pipeline).

Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota See New Hope for Pipeline Project (...Not THAT Pipeline).
When budget cuts are being debated it is often difficult to envision their long-term and broad-ranging impact. One such case is the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System, the nearly decade old infrastructure project that would bring running water to over 300,000 people in rural areas of Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota. Hit by cuts [&hellip...
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