Diana Allen and Sam Mamet

CML: 2012 STATE OF OUR CITIES & TOWNS SURVEY

Challenges lie ahead for municipal infrastructure

GUEST COLUMNISTS

You see it every day. Exposed rebar underneath a concrete bridge. Alligator cracking in the street ahead. The water or sewer line break underneath the road that is blocked forcing a detour on your drive home. These are all visible evidence that Colorado cities and towns are struggling to find the dollars needed to maintain the infrastructure that keeps our society functioning.