Urban, Rural and the American Middle: Strategies for Meeting Transportation and Water Needs

10:45 am - 12:15 pm
March 12, 2018
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Infrastructure projects can be expensive, but it’s an essential investment. Cities of all sizes are facing challenges to cobble together the funds for significant investments from bridges to water systems. This workshop dives into strategies for meeting infrastructure challenges faced by many small communities and how federal legislation can address these challenges. Get best practice examples, NLC resources to help communities access federal grants for transportation and water infrastructure, and the latest on Congress’ infrastructure legislation.


NLC Policy Goal
National Municipal Policy 2018 | Pages: 44-45, 70-71; 151-181


  • Jon Pawlow Senior Counsel, Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - U.S. House of Representatives
  • Arthur L. Guzzetti Vice President - Policy - American Public Transportation Association



  • Linda M. Yates Vice Mayor - City of North Port, Florida
  • Nathan Ohle Executive Director - Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP)

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