Publications

Investing in What Works for America’s Communities
This resource is a joint project by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Low Income Investment Fund calling on leaders from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors to build on what we know is working to move the needle on poverty.

Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act Annual Report
As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's 50th anniversary celebration, the Agency has released its first-ever Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act program annual report.

Rural Poverty and Well-Being
USDA Economic Research Service resource provides factors that affect poverty status of rural residents from using Census data to track poverty over time, analyze the severity and persistence of poverty over decades, and provide a rural/urban breakdown by race, family structure and age.

Event Opportunities

Community Facilities: Technical Assistance and Training Program Application Webinar
March 18 | Webinar
USDA Rural Development will host a webinar to provide an overview of the Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant program the application process, and special disaster recovery designation.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Tools & Resources Webinar: Regional Sustainability & Environmental Sciences Research Program
March 18 | Webinar
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Research and Development will host a webinar series to share various tools and resources that can be used by representatives of state environment and health agencies, tribes, local governments, communities, and other decision-makers.

March 2020 Webinar: American Broadband Initiative – One Year Update
Mar 18, 2020 | Webinar
Join BroadbandUSA on this free Webinar covering how many federal agencies have made significant progress across government to improve broadband access for Americans and milestones reached since the American Broadband Initiative released the Milestones Report a year ago.

Small Water Systems Webinar: Drinking Water Regulations 101 and Best Practices for Training Utilities
March 31 | Webinar
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Research and Development and Office of Water host this webinar series to communicate the latest information on solutions for challenges facing small drinking water systems.