Urban water services are building blocks for healthy cities, and they require complex and expensive infrastructure systems. Most of the infrastructure is out of sight and tends to be taken for granted, but an infrastructure financing crisis looms in the United States because the systems are aging and falling behind on maintenance. A road map for pu
Urban Water Infrastructure for Healthy Cities. Managing Water Systems and Services. Asset Management for Urban Water Systems. Capital Improvement Planning and Programming. Engineering and Construction for the Infrastructure Life Cycle. Financial Management for Urban Water Systems. High-Performance Operation of Water Systems. Risk Management and Disaster Preparedness. Maintenance and Renewal of Water Infrastructure. Information Technology for Water Infrastructure. Legal and Regulatory Controls on Urban Water Systems. Managing Infrastructure in the Water Industry. Appendix A: List of Acronyms. Appendix B: Urban Water Infrastructure Research. Index.