From the EPA Blog- Flush It and Forget It: A Recipe for Disaster

April 23, 2015 | General RCAP News

The following piece was blogged by Leslie Corcelli on the EPA Blog, "It's Our Environment."I grew up in a house with a septic system. It was a wonderful home, built by both of my grandfathers. Although that was some years…

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USDA Announces Water Quality and Energy Efficiency Projects Across Rural America

April 23, 2015 | General RCAP News

We are pleased to see so many of the communities we've worked with on this list of loans and grants to help rural communities build and upgrade their water and energy infrastructure needs.  For more information, please see the release…

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RCAC Receives USDA Rural Community Development Initiative Grant

April 21, 2015 | General RCAP News

Congratulations to our partner organization, RCAC, who was selected for a $187,500 Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) grant from USDA Rural Development.  Details about the grant program and other recipients below.USDA Awards Grants to Help Rural Communities Create Jobs and…

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EPA Releases New Website Enabling the Public to Track Compliance Status of Public Water Systems

April 15, 2015 | General RCAP News

EPA has released the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) dashboard, a user-friendly website that presents data about violations and the compliance status of public water systems. The dashboard contains interactive charts and graphs that provide information regarding the compliance of public…

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