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OCCC Reads 2015-2016: Water Matters: Chapter 11: Saving our Water Infrastructure

This guide provides a range of resources to use for OCCC Reads 2015-2016.

Chapter Summary

Summary:

Saving Our Water Infrastructure, takes brief look at the problems facing America’s aging water delivery systems. The article also examines the possible solutions to fixing and modernizing our water infrastructure. 

Why Use this Chapter?

Why Use this Chapter:

Saving Our Water Infrastructure, would work as an excellent companion piece to Beyond Public vs. Private, as it takes a deeper look into the state of water works, and directly asks what is the best solution, public, private, or a mixture of both? This article could help in engaging students on the nature of safe, clean, and reliable water as an issue of public health.