Newsletter: It’s Not too Late for Infrastructure Funding

Michigan communities still have time to tap into “once-in-a-generation” and other kinds of federal infrastructure funding administered by the state.

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) – also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill – is providing funding for all types of infrastructure projects, including transportation, water, wastewater, energy, and environmental remediation. The bill, signed into law Nov. 15, 2021, includes $973 billion over five years (fiscal years 2022-2026).

In Michigan, the IIJA monies are being funneled through the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE), Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and other state agencies to fund existing programs and initiate some new ones.

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