Water Infrastucture Repair

A panel discussion was held on the infrastructure repairs needed to ensure safe drinking water. Topics included the economic and… read more

A panel discussion was held on the infrastructure repairs needed to ensure safe drinking water. Topics included the economic and security challenges facing federal, state, and local government as a result of aging sewer and water facilities, and recommendations for long-term solutions. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. Janet Kavinoky moderated. David Chavem made opening remarks and Hank Habicht made closing remarks.

The United States Chamber of Commerce and the National Chamber Foundation presented “Water Infrastructure: Why Congressional Action is Urgently Needed” in the Longworth House Office Building.Edit close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Dan Coody Co-Chair U.S. Conference of Mayors->Mayors Water Council
  • Benjamin H. Grumbles Assistant Administrator Environmental Protection Agency->Office of Water
  • Hank Habicht Vice Chairman Global Environment and Technology Foundation
  • Jerry N. Johnson General Manager District of Columbia->Water and Sewer Authority
  • Janet F. Kavinoky Director U.S. Chamber of Commerce->Transportation and Infrastructure
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Water Infrastucture Repair

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Program ID:
280072-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 28, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 29, 2008

Airing Details

  • Jul 28, 2008 | 9:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 2008 | 4:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 28, 2008 | 8:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 2008 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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