NWRA EVP Lyle set to testify today on importance of water infrastructure funding during Water Week
The National Water Resources Association’s Executive Vice President Ian Lyle will testify before the House of Representatives Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Energy and Minerals this week. Mr. Lyle will provide the perspective of water users on H.R. 3846, the Power Counties Act. This legislation would divert funding away from the Reclamation Fund, a critical source of funding for the Bureau of Reclamation.
Mr. Lyle’s testimony comes during the 2018 Water Week, a week when water supply organizations from around the US work to raise the profile of critical water issues. The NWRA is a supporting organization 2018 Water Week and Mr. Lyle will use the hearing as an opportunity to discuss the importance of water infrastructure and the need to allocate funding to this critical resource.
The hearing will take place today, April 18, 2018, at 2:00 pm ET in 1324 of the Longworth House Office Building. NWRA members interested in watching the hearing can tune in via live stream by clicking HERE.
Updated April 18, 2018
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