Spending on Water Like It's Water

You probably don't know this, but next week is Infrastructure Week. That's right, well at least it's right as far as the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is concerned. While they watch the water flow, or not, we'll watch where the dollars will flow.

Earlier this week I touched on the sad state of highways and streets in many parts of the U.S. following the tough winter weather. In digging through the data on nonresidential construction spending (available from the Census Bureau) and getting ready for Infrastructure Week, I was reminded that there are a number of categories that comprise the overall spending figure. Religious, public safety, amusement and recreation and conservation and development are some of the less-thought-of ones....423 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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