Biden’s signature advances major projects in water bill


              FILE - People fish in Galveston Bay, on Sept. 4, 2020, in Galveston, Texas. President Joe Biden signed on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, a large defense bill that includes the Water Resources Development Act of 2022. It includes major projects, such as the Ike Dike, a proposed coastal barrier, to improve the nation’s waterways and protect communities against floods made more severe by climate change. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
            
              FILE - Workers use scooters across the closed gate of the MacArthur lock on April 18, 2016, at the Soo Locks outside Sault Ste Marie, Mich. President Joe Biden signed on Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, a large defense bill that includes the Water Resources Development Act of 2022. The water legislation sets out new infrastructure projects for the Army Corps of Engineers to build, including a new Soo Lock. (Dale G. Young/Detroit News via AP, File)
Biden’s signature advances major projects in water bill