Drinking water systems are basic and vital to both health and economic development.
With dependable water facilities, rural communities can attract families and businesses that will invest in the community and improve the quality of life for all residents.
Without dependable water facilities,
the communities cannot sustain economic development.
RUS provides financial and technical assistance to help communities bring safe drinking water and sanitary,environmentally sound waste disposal facilities to rural Americans.
It supports the sound development of rural communities and the growth of our economy without endangering the environment.