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Cost Tops List Of Suburban Concerns About Water Spinoff

February 20, 2014



Detroit has until the end of next week to give a federal judge its plan to restructure its debt and emerge from bankruptcy. The so-called plan of adjustment may include a proposal to spin-off the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to a new regional authority. Suburban leaders are wary of the plan, especially the potential costs. Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller that he needs a lot more information about the idea. Click on the audio links above to hear the conversation.