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Infrastructure Updates a Costly Burden for Cities

Matt Ball on May 18, 2012 - in Water

Water lines buried decades ago beneath Urbana’s streets are breaking apart more frequently, forcing city officials to develop a plan to replace miles of infrastructure. Urbana is not the only city facing aging water infrastructure. According to a report from the American Water Works Association, replacing existing systems and expanding to account for a growing population will cost about $1 trillion nationwide during the next 25 years. Read More

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Matt Ball is founder and editorial director of V1 Media, publisher of Informed Infrastructure, Earth Imaging Journal, Sensors & Systems, Asian Surveying & Mapping and the video news site GeoSpatial Stream.

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