Water Research Development Act (WRDA) Public Disclosure

Water Resources Development Act of 2022 – Member Request

Representative Burgess Owens (UT-04)

Project Name: Western Rural Water Program  – Environmental Infrastructure (Section 595)

Project Location: This program serves rural communities throughout Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, New Mexico, Montana, Nevada, and Arizona

Congressional District: Rural areas in Utah’s 4th District and throughout the state are eligible for this water and wastewater infrastructure program

Project Sponsor: N/A

Requested Amount: As Utah faces historic drought, this requested increase of $450,000,000 increases the capacity of the program to provide additional water-related assistance to rural communities.

Certification of No Financial Interest