Public Financing

CIFA is a member of the Public Finance Network which supports policy to expand financing for water infrastructure. 

Advance Refunding

On February 25, 2021, Senator Roger Wicker (MS) introduced bipartisan legislation, LOCAL Infrastructure Act (S. 479), to restore tax-exempt advance refunding, which allows state and local governments to refinance existing debt at lower rates. Read the one-pager on the bill.

Learn more about Advance Refunding.