Energy & Water
Rural and underserved communities face multiple challenges financing the costs of replacing or upgrading aging and outdated energy and water infrastructure. Strategic investments are needed to improve energy capabilities in many communities throughout the country.
Delivering telecommunications services will help bridge the digital divide in rural America and within underserved communities. Though costly and challenging, supporting rural networks can help change communities overnight, stimulating their economic potential and improving their quality of life.
Rural roads play a significant role in our nation's transportation system, safely moving people and goods to and from communities. However, the condition of rural transportation infrastructure varies widely with huge need of repair and modernization to support economic growth and improve traffic safety.