Workshop Report: Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Opportunities in Louisiana

 On May 1st, 2024, representatives from Louisiana state, local, and federal government, along with local water sector leaders convened to discuss funding opportunities for water and wastewater infrastructure. The workshop, hosted by Water Finance Exchange (WFX) and Communities Unlimited (CU) highlighted the challenges to achieving urgently needed financial resources for small, rural, and underserved communities. 

Attendees shared successes and challenges from communities across Louisiana as they navigate the planning, funding, and implementation processes, as well as the ways to leverage the available technical assistance resources in the state. Innovative partnerships, new financial strategies, and technical assistance will pave the way for communities to meet their public health and community economic development goals. 

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