2021 Summit Documents

Updated 2021 Washington Summit briefing documents are being written right now. They will be posted here and at WeDigAmerica.org, the official Summit website.


"We have to do more than just build back. We have to build back better. Throughout our history, public investments and infrastructure have transformed America." --President Joe Biden, April 29, 2021

During your virtual Washington Summit experience, there will be opportunites to point Congressional staff to this webpage for our leave-behind documents, our issue briefs, and our videos. 


Welcome to the 2021 NUCA Washington Summit
and Issue Talking Points 
(PDF)

This comprehensive document from NUCA CEO Doug Carlson contains his thoughts on the opportunities this experience can deliver for the industry, a brief Summit guide, and talking points on NUCA's top three Summit issues (Infrastructure Investment, Pipeline Safety Legislation, and Broadband Deployment). Please download and read this document first!
 

2021 Summit Issue Fact Sheets & Background Files

These 2-page PDF fact sheets can be provided to lawmakers, Congressional staff, or others to quickly describe our industry's issues, position, and what we'd like Congress to do.

We've also included a comprehensive, multi-page background document on each issue for Congressional offices. 

 
  Underground Infrastructure Investment Fact Sheet
Investments in American water and wastewater infrastructure will deliver economic and public health benefits to every community. Congress has several water infrastructure bills this session that should be passed to achieve this important goal.

 
    Infrastructure Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, leadership letters, committee testimony, damage prevention objectives, and coalition letters, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
  Surface Transportation Reauthorization
Our members also build and repair highway, rail, and port infrastructure. Congress must reauthorize the nation's primary law (FAST Act) with the resources necessary to renovate these decaying national assets..
    FAST Act Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, leadership letters, and surface transportation objectives, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
  Broadband Infrastructure Deployment Fact Sheet
The pandemic demonstrated this nation needs faster and modern broadband infrastructure to sustain our economic recovery. An expanded resource base is needed to deliver faster Internet and data services to more Americans.
    Broadband Infrastructure Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, background articles, and damage prevention objectives, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
   
NUCA & Industry Fact Sheet  
A synopsis of NUCA's Washington legislative and regulatory program. Suitable for legislators and their staff seeking a quick background on NUCA and the American utility construction industry. 








 
Thanks to Our Generous NUCA National Partners For Supporting the 2021 NUCA Washington Summit!


 

Summit videos will be displayed here once the program has concluded.