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Bankruptcy Water Deal with Counties Falls Through

Tuesday, April 15, 2014





Eric Seals | Detroit Free Press

A court filing in the bankruptcy case in Detroit shows a deal regarding the city’s water system between the city and suburban counties appears to have fallen through.

The deal would likely have created a regional water authority shared by Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties. Now the city will likely consider a plan for the privatization of the water department.



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