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Clean Drinking Water

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Most of the focus has been on COVID-19, but advocates held a virtual meeting today to bring attention to another aspect of public health: protecting New York’s drinking water.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced $60.7 million in grants have been approved by the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Board of Directors to support drinking water and wastewater infrastructure projects across New York.

House Reps Call For Safe Drink Water Funding

Mar 31, 2017
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Two dozen House Representatives have called for increasing federal funding to promote safe drinking water.

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WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants the federal government to help daycare centers test their water for lead.