Critical infrastructure still porous after many grand improvement plans

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We call it critical infrastructure (CI), because it is. The systems that bring us our water, heat and light, that carry away our sewage and other waste, that connect us to the internet, that guide us through urban centers with coordinated traffic lights — all those and more would upend our lives, safety, health and economy if they failed or even malfunctioned…