White House Releases Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Rural Playbook

The Biden Administration released a “Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Rural Playbook” on Monday, April 11. This playbook includes information on how the recently enacted Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) will provide billions of dollars for rural communities to assist in their ongoing efforts to improve and support rural infrastructure.

Additionally, the playbook link above offers guidance to rural communities on available funding provided via the IIJA. Key areas of funding emphasized within the playbook include money for safer roads and bridges, modern wastewater systems, and providing clean drinking water. The playbook link above includes direct links to agency specific fact sheets which offer greater details on how IIJA funding may be utilized.

Contact APWA Government Affairs Manager Marty Williams at mwilliams@apwa.net or (202) 218-6732 if you have questions.