2015 Bright Idea
Winners:
West Coast Infrastructure Exchange
2015
Publication:
Innovations in American Government Awards

The West Coast Infrastructure Exchange (WCX) is the first multistate collaboration (between California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia) to accelerate performance-based infrastructure development. WCX works directly with the public sector to utilize innovative procurement methods that improve the region’s economic competitiveness and climate resilience and spur private investment in public infrastructure. WCX has emerged as a national model for innovative regional solutions to infrastructure challenges.