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City Essay

2020 Essay Topic
Clean Water: Tap into tomorrow

The students' challenge: Choose a threat to your city's water supply and design a resilient system to maintain a reliable supply of clean drinking water.

Students write a 1,500-word essay describing the unique attributes of their city and provide a solution to this year’s challenge.

Deadline for submission of City Essay is
January 10, 2020 by 5 p.m. EST

City Essay Rubric

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Program Handbook can be found in Online Resources




2020 Theme:
Clean Water, Tap into Tomorrow


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Indiana Regional Future City Competition .::. Hosted by: Purdue University Fort Wayne