2021 Summit Documents


"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

(NUCA will be updating these Issue documents for the Fall Summit.)

These documents and videos from our May 2021 Summit experience are archived here for participant's reference.

During your Washington Summit experience, there will be opportunities to point Congressional staff to this webpage for our talking points, our issue briefs and briefing documents, and our videos. 


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

Welcome to this year's Summit, and the critical issues we're going to be focusing on this year. Here is our two-page talking points guide to  NUCA's top three Summit issues (Infrastructure Investment, Surface Transportation Reauthorization, and Broadband Deployment). Please download and read this document first!
 
 

2021 Spring 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. This document should be given to your lawmakers office after Summit, in your follow-up email to them about your discussions at Summit.

 
  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. (Available after Summit for your follow-up email to lawmakers/staff.)
   
  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. (Available after Summit for your follow-up email to lawmakers/staff.)
   
  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. (Available after Summit for your follow-up email to lawmakers/staff.)
   
   
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!


 

Pre-Summit briefing videos can be viewed at WeDigAmerica.org