As we reported in the Self-Help Builder News on June 9, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development announced a pilot to use the “banded” method to determine low and very low-income status in 23 states and territories across the country.
California’s groundwater, researchers say, is more plentiful than they thought. The water had eluded them because they weren’t searching deep enough, according to an assessment published this month in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials held a public meeting in early June to discuss a proposed Superfund designation for the Bonita Peak Mining District outside of Silverton, Colorado.
Our Town St. Helena (OTSH), in St. Helena, California, held a ground breaking ceremony on June 29 for its self-help housing project.
American Water Works Association (AWWA) and Rural Community Assistance Association formed a unique collaboration in May to deliver water distribution system training to operators in rural areas of Colorado, Idaho and New Mexico.