The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is one of the largest investments in our nation’s infrastructure. The $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill was signed into law on November 15, 2021. The new infrastructure package will deliver $550 billion of federal investment in America’s infrastructure over five years in the following categories:

  • Water – $55 billion for clean water, infrastructure, and elimination of lead service pipes
  • Internet – $65 billion for high speed internet
  • Roads – $110 billion for repair and rebuilding roads and bridges
  • Public Transit – $89.9 billion to improve public transportation
  • Airports – $25 billion to address repairs and maintenance in airports
  • Ports – $17 billion to improve port infrastructure
  • Rail – $66 billion in rail maintenance and modernization
  • Electric Vehicle Chargers – $7.5 billion for a nation network of Electric Vehicle chargers
  • Power – $65 billion in clean energy transmission
  • Resilient Infrastructure – $50 billion to improve resiliency to cyberattacks, climate change and extreme weather events
  • Superfund and Brownfield Sites – $21 billion for clean up of Superfund and brownfield sites

Let’s Get Ready… We are still monitoring how the funding will be distributed but believe the money will be routed through the state agencies. Help your community be prepared for funding by identifying your priority projects and estimated project costs. Over the coming weeks, we will continue to monitor the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and share relevant information with you.