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Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance Center

Proposed 2020 Financial Capability Assessment for Clean Water Act Obligations

EPA announced its proposed 2020 Financial Capability Assessment (FCA) for Clean Water Act (CWA) schedule development. Through the 2020 FCA, EPA is seeking to support water utilities that serve economically disadvantaged communities and provide vital clean water services that support public health, the environment and local economies. When finalized, the 2020 FCA will support negotiations of schedules for implementing CWA requirements for municipalities and local authorities. 

EPA will accept comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal (, referencing Docket ID No. EPA–HQ– OW–2020–0426.

Comments on the proposed 2020 financial capability assessment must be received on or before October 19, 2020.

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