MRCTI Policy Platforms


Built and Natural Infrastructure

  • Fund the Pre-Disaster Mitigation Grant Program at $100 million
  • Fund Section 319 Water Pollution Control Grants at $200 million
  • Support the Drinking Water and Clean Water State Revolving Loan Funds at $2.35 billion combined
  • Fund the USGS Water Resources Program at $238 million
  • Allocate full funding to the Land & Water Conservation Fund
  • Fund America's Marine Highway Grant Program at $10 million
  • Improve the Mississippi River Navigation Infrastructure and Ecosystem

Finance Mechanisms

  • Allow U.S. Companies to Repatriate overseas funds in infrastructure
  • Establish a Resilience Revolving Loan Fund to augment PDM Grants
  • Strengthen finance instruments such as the Water and Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA, TIFIA) Programs


Past Policy platforms

MRCTI Policy Platform 2016

MRCTI Policy Platform 2015

MRCTI Policy Platform 2014

MRCTI Policy Platform 2013