Cedric S. Grant


Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans.

Cedric S. Grant, Executive Director of the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans, has important insights to share on infrastructure investment and resilient infrastructure design. He currently oversees the water system’s $3.3 billion capital improvement program comprising over 600 projects and is actively engaged in peer-to-peer information exchange via the C40 Sustainable Infrastructure Finance Network. As the immediate past Deputy Mayor of Facilities, Infrastructure and Community Development for the City of New Orleans, he oversaw more than $1 billion in capital development related to the city’s recovery after the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.