Louisville Water Company's Shovel Ready Projects
Tuesday February 17, 2009
Economic Stimulus Package
The United States Congress is debating an $825 billion dollar economic stimulus package of which some funding may be made available for water and sewer projects. Louisville Water Company has identified 23 projects totaling nearly $95 million dollars that are "shovel ready", which will create over 800 jobs in Metro Louisville. These projects can be mobilized quickly and be completed within a 2-year time frame resulting in an immediate boost to the local economy.