Drinking Water Grade: C - Potable Water Sources and Suppliers 93% potable water from aquifers Agency Regulation Lack of enforcement data 21st Nationally per capita needs Funding and Trends 50% shortfall in 20 year study
Roads/Bridges Grade: C State/Federal Roads v Local Roads Agency Programs Funding and Trends 50% shortfall in 25 year study (Roads) 20% shortfall (Bridges)
Roads/Bridges Grade: CTable 3: Total Highway and Bridge Needs with Funding Projections in Millions of DollarsProgram Full Needs Funding ProjectionHighways $25,185 $11,627Bridges $4,612 $3,684Total $29,797 $15,311Total /year $1,103 $567
Wastewater Grades: C - Central Systems v On-Site Treatment Agency Enforcement 14th Nationally per capita needs Funding and Trends 30% shortfall in 20 year study
What can we do? Funding Issues Greater Efficiency/ Technology Improvements Education/ Advocacy
ASCE Future Work Update Report - Improve grading process Increase ASCE member involvement Capitol Improvement Workshops Continue ASCE’s Service to Members and to the Public
INTRODUCTIONThe ASCE-MS report card is an independent assessment of infrastructure in our state. The goal is to increase understanding of the current and future infrastructure needs in Mississippi and prompt decision makers in government to formulate policies and direct the necessary funding to address Mississippi’s infrastructure needs.