Launch Slideshow

Image

Holdin' the Line in '09

Holdin' the Line in '09

  • Image

    http://www.pwmag.com/Images/tmp708%2Etmp_tcm111-1338579.jpg?width=400

    true

    Image

    400

    This map shows the most common response to our outlook survey by EPA region.

  • Image

    http://www.pwmag.com/Images/tmp709%2Etmp_tcm111-1338582.jpg?width=300

    true

    Image

    300

    This table shows the most common response to our outlook survey by department budget.

  • Image

    http://www.pwmag.com/Images/tmp70A%2Etmp_tcm111-1338585.jpg?width=300

    true

    Image

    300

    We asked readers how operations (O&M) and capital improvement (CIP) budgets this year compare to 2008 levels.

Solid waste. 49

The urban forest. 51

Wastewater and stormwater 52

Drinking water 53

Q: For which of the following is your department responsible? Check all that apply.

A: 57% and 55%, respectively, chose “engineering and/or planning” and “streets, roads, and bridges.” Water, wastewater, and stormwater represent the third most-common response.

Source: PUBLIC WORKS

Source: PUBLIC WORKS

Source: PUBLIC WORKS

Source: PUBLIC WORKS