The Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021 was passed by the U.S Senate in late April, providing funding for improvement projects and alleviation of infrastructure challenges. This comprehensive legislation will establish new grants and programs including 40 annual grants for low-income ratepayers under the Rural and Low-Income Water Assistance Pilot Program, and support the reauthorization of existing legislation and other water infrastructure initiatives. Visit to read the full article.