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Program Description

Section 571 of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 1999 (Public Law 106-53) provides a program of Federal assistance through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Specifically, the law states that assistance may be provided for design and construction of water-related environmental infrastructure, resource protection and development, and restoration projects in Central WV.

Authority

Section 571 of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 1999 provides the authorizing language for the Central WV Environmental Infrastructure Program.  Assistance under this section may be in the form of design and construction assistance for water-related environmental infrastructure and resource protection and development projects in Central WV, including projects for wastewater treatment and related facilities, water supply and related facilities, and surface water resource protection and development.  The section also sets the amount of appropriations for the program at $10M.

Contact Info

Program Manager 
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