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The United for Infrastructure 2020 event highlighted how communities are working to solve problems exposed by the pandemic, from access to broadband internet to inequitable transportation systems

The week-long virtual event United for Infrastructure 2020 took place September 14-21 and featured 30 sessions and hundreds of speakers, including federal officials, advocacy groups, and others. Formerly known as Infrastructure Week, the conference is normally held in May in locations across the US. Zach Schafer, executive director and CEO […]
The United for Infrastructure 2020 event highlighted how communities are working to solve problems exposed by the pandemic, from access to broadband internet to inequitable transportation systems
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High-speed railways, water recycling programs, and partnerships with tech companies: How America can innovate to make its infrastructure more competitive, sustainable, and last through the 21st century

At United for Infrastructure 2020, a week-long virtual event bringing key stakeholders together, leaders, and government officials discussed how innovation and tech can improve America’s infrastructure for the long haul. High-speed rails are the future, they said, pointing to success in Japan, China, and many European countries – and the […]
High-speed railways, water recycling programs, and partnerships with tech companies: How America can innovate to make its infrastructure more competitive, sustainable, and last through the 21st century
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Inequality is ‘encoded’ in America’s infrastructure. Government officials and leaders say we need federal action to fix it.

During the September 16 panel “Infrastructure, Race, and Equity” at the weeklong United for Infrastructure 2020 event, government officials and leaders discussed the inequalities in America’s infrastructure. The Santa Ana Freeway in Los Angeles, completed in the 1950s and routed through many low-income communities, is one instance where infrastructure disproportionately […]
Inequality is ‘encoded’ in America’s infrastructure. Government officials and leaders say we need federal action to fix it.
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America’s infrastructure has been severely impacted by COVID-19. Investing in it could help the economy recover faster.

The United for Infrastructure 2020 virtual, weeklong event is taking place September 14-21. Panelists, including government officials and advocacy leaders, discussed how COVID-19 has re-emphasised the importance of investing in proper infrastructure in America. More people are working from home, making access to broadband internet more crucial than ever. Water […]
America’s infrastructure has been severely impacted by COVID-19. Investing in it could help the economy recover faster.
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United for Infrastructure 2020, formerly known as Infrastructure Week, starts as a virtual event on September 14, with speakers addressing how the US can #RebuildBetter

United for Infrastructure 2020 (formerly known as Infrastructure Week) will take place virtually this year September 14-21. The theme of this year’s event is #RebuildBetter. Speakers include major city governors, US Chamber of Commerce officials, and other leaders in the space discussing the essential role of roads, water systems, airports, […]
United for Infrastructure 2020, formerly known as Infrastructure Week, starts as a virtual event on September 14, with speakers addressing how the US can #RebuildBetter