The public can listen at 10 a.m. Friday online or by phone to the Viable Utility Reserve Committee meeting of the State Water Infrastructure Authority.
The Viable Utility Reserve is an account in the Water Infrastructure Fund established to receive appropriated State funds for grants to local government units.
View the meeting online https://ncdenrits.webex.com/ncdenrits/onstage/g.php?MTID=ef0f7896ff2f5a01746dc9e6045854ab9 and use password NCDWI or to listen by phone call 415-655-0003 and use access code 161 896 3104.
The authority is an independent body with primary responsibility for awarding federal and state funding for water and wastewater infrastructure projects. Other responsibilities include developing a state water infrastructure master plan, recommending ways to maximize the use of available loan and grant funding resources, and examining best and emerging practices.