Grand Canyon Maintenance Backlog Includes Water System
The National Park Service’s maintenance budget is about $12 billion behind where it should be. And a pretty big chunk of that is deferred maintenance at Grand Canyon National Park — around $347 million.
In his budget proposal, President Trump has called for cutting about $1.5 billion from the Interior Department, which includes the park service.
Kirby-Lynn Shedlowski is a public affairs specialist at Grand Canyon National Park.