BNamericas provides a roundup of the most important water and waste news in Latin America.
Development bank BDE received an US$11mn subsidy from French development agency AFD for a program on water management and for pre-investment studies.
Authorities from Mexico's water authority have confirmed that works on the super-sewer will be finished by July 10.
The development program for Biobío involves investments of US$14.2bn over eight years and includes five new hospitals, while plans for Ñuble region outline investments of US$5.2bn.
The deadliest floods in five years forced the government to declare a state of emergency.
A congressional commission approved the bill for the creation of the enterprise in a first debate.