From Sinkhole to Stimulus: Fixing Our Water Systems Will Get Jobs Flowing | OnEarth Magazine | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

Much ink has been spilled on the deplorable state of the nation’s drinking water and wastewater infrastructure -- and the terrifying sums ($390 billion according to the sometimes-hyperbolic American Society of Civil Engineers) it will take to remedy the situation. The EPA estimates $188 billion is necessary to manage stormwater and preserve water quality nationwide.