Here’s how the federal infrastructure bill impacts Johnson County Wastewater

The bipartisan infrastructure bill allocated $454 million to improve water infrastructure in Kansas — while it's unclear how much of that is coming to Johnson County, U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids' recent report on the state of water in Kansas' Third District outlines projects the bill could fund. Image via Johnson County Wastewater video.

A recently passed federal bill is bringing money to water infrastructure projects in Johnson County.

Passed by Congress on Nov. 6 and signed into law by President Joe Biden, the massive $1.2 trillion infrastructure package earmarks $454 million to improve Kansas water infrastructure over the next five years, according to a report released by Democratic U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids.