Utility Service Partners Blog

The Importance of Fair Housing Policy for Vulnerable Populations

In recognition of Fair Housing Month, Christie Myers, Managing Director of Opportunity Dallas, addresses the importance of fair housing policy and practice to vulnerable populations.

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Aging Infrastructure Leads to Lost Money and Public Health Concerns

It is no secret that our country’s infrastructure is aging and that there is no one guiding agency or overall plan to address myriad issues from crumbling water pipes to inflow and infiltration overloading[…]

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Veterans Find Healing Through Music

At its core, the American Patriot Music Project is about veterans helping other veterans.

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Homeowner Learns She's Responsible for Water Service Line Repair

Itzel Perez Dominguez considered the purchase of a home – her first – carefully. She knew she’d be responsible for mortgage, homeowners insurance and taxes and she reviewed her options thoroughly before[…]

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Increasingly Popular P3s Help Address Infrastructure Needs and Stretch Budgets

Our infrastructure is aging, our national deficit growing and our tax revenue just isn’t up to the task – not without politically unpopular and potentially devastating increases – so public-private[…]

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HomeServe Cares Comes to the Rescue of a New Homeowner

Katy C. of Hyattsville, Maryland, had a nasty surprise waiting in her mailbox – a water bill for $1,000.

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What Will it Take to Rebuild Modern Water Infrastructure in the US?

Originally published on the National League of Cities (NLC) CitiesSpeak blog. Infrastructure proponents were disappointed by the lack of details addressing the country’s aging infrastructure in President[…]

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A Message from John Kitzie, CEO

In this issue we continue our series on the Six Pillar Solution to the Water Infrastructure Crisis with Pillar #2, Data. We explore water utilities’ emerging use of data that is collected for traditional[…]

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AMERICA’S WATER INFRASTRUCTURE CRISIS: THE SIX PILLAR SOLUTION - Data

In a previous newsletter we introduced the idea of Six Pillars that must be addressed to reverse the dire state of America’s water infrastructure. The solution lies in leadership and a plan that addresses[…]

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Contest to Highlight How Cities Honor their Veterans

In conjunction with the announcement of our new Veteran’s Hiring Initiative at last November’s NLC City Summit in Los Angeles, Utility Service Partners, a HomeServe company, invited cities to submit photos[…]

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