City Council Votes 7-2 To Approve Consultant Help For Launching Moccasin Bend Clean Water Authority

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

The City Council voted 7-2 on Tuesday night to approve a consultant team to help launch the Moccasin Bend Clean Water Authority.

Voting against were Deborah Scott and Pam Ladd.

MWH Americas, Inc. is to be paid $100,000 for the contract work.

Legislation still needs to be passed at the state level before the new authority can move forward. A bill is working its way through the General Assembly.

A five-member board would preside over what is now the city public works programs of sewage treatment and stormwater runoff.


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