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HOUSE MARKS UP AND PASSES WRDA BILL - CONSTRUCTION/MAJOR REHAB COST-SHARE ADJUSTED

July 15, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

July 15, 2020   HOUSE MARKS UP AND PASSES WRDA BILL - CONSTRUCTION/MAJOR REHAB COST-SHARE ADJUSTED   Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) voted the Water Resources Development Act of 2020 (WRDA 2020) favorably out of Committee.  The bill…

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HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE APPROVES FY21 FUNDING FOR U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS New Project Start Expected in FY21

July 13, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                               Contact:  Debra Calhoun, SVP July 13, 2020                              …

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WCI NAMES TRACY R. ZEA AS PRESIDENT & CEO

July 8, 2020   Deb Calhoun

dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

BREAKING NEWS July 8, 2020 WCI NAMES TRACY R. ZEA AS PRESIDENT & CEO   Today, Waterways Council, Inc.’s (WCI) Board of Directors unanimously elected Tracy R. Zea as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer.  He will assume the new duties today.  …

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HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE APPROVES STRONG TOP-LINE FY21 APPROPRIATIONS FUNDING FOR CORPS OF ENGINEERS, INCLUDING $17 BILLION IN EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE FOR CORPS’ INFRASTRUCTURE

July 7, 2020   Deb Calhoun

dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

BREAKING NEWS July 7, 2020 HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE APPROVES STRONG TOP-LINE FY21 APPROPRIATIONS FUNDING FOR CORPS OF ENGINEERS, INCLUDING $17 BILLION IN EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE FOR CORPS’ INFRASTRUCTURE   Today, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development (E&WD) approved…

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U.S. House Releases Infrastructure Framework

January 29, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(202) 765-2166   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

January 29, 2020   HOUSE RELEASES INFRASTRUCTURE FRAMEWORK $3 billion for Inland Waterways Modernization Projects, $19.7 billion for Harbor Maintenance Programs   Today, the Chairmen of three House Committees released a framework for a five-year, $760 billion investment in infrastructure that…

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